Jennifer Bean



Associate Teaching Professor of Dietetics

Division of Food, Nutrition & Exercise Sciences (FNES)

Ph.D. Candidate

Division of Food, Nutrition and Exercise Sciences (FNES)

Research at a glance

Area(s) of Expertise

Research Summary

Elevating and advancing the profession of dietetics by developing innovative experiences and creating an environment that facilitates the individual student's growth and application of evidence-informed nutrition principles in the pursuit of life-long learning. Contributing to the growing body of knowledge regarding vitamin D absorption and trafficking.

Educational background

  • M.S., University of Missouri, 2004
  • B.S., University of Missouri, 2002