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Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health

Department of
Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health

Kansas State University
212 Justin Hall
1324 Lovers Lane
Manhattan KS, 66506

785-532-3132 fax

Brian Lindshield

Brian LindshieldAssociate Professor
Undergraduate Nutritional Sciences Advisor

Contact Info

208 Justin Hall

Courses I Teach

HN 400: Human Nutrition
HN 812: Advanced Micronutrient Metabolism (Team Taught)
HN 880: Seminar in Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health (One of multiple instructors)

Areas of Specialization

  • Potential of phytochemicals, functional foods, micronutrients, and/or botanicals to inhibit prostate cancer development and/or progression
  • Design and assessment of micronutrient-fortified blended foods produced using different commodities
  • Assessment of the impact of international agricultural development interventions on nutrition and health outcomes
  • Open educational resources (OERs) and other approaches to replace traditional textbooks


A.S. Pratt Community College (2001)
B.S. in Human Nutrition, Kansas State University (2003)
Ph.D. in Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2008)

Short Biography

A native of Lindsborg, Kansas; Brian played basketball and earned his Associates of Science degree from Pratt Community College. He then transferred to Kansas State University to major in Nutritional Sciences. After graduating from Kansas State with his B.S. in Human Nutrition, he attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to pursue his Ph.D. In 2008 he completed his degree and was hired back to Kansas State University. He is a Wakonse Fellow, a past participant of the Kansas State University Peer Review of Teaching Program, and was the 2010 Pratt Community College Alumnus of the Year and Commencement Speaker.

Vita (pdf)

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