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Chair, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics

Char Byington, Director of Dietetic Internship and Clinical Assistant Professor

Char Byington, MEd, RDN, LD

Department Chair / Director, Dietetic Internship / Clinical Associate Professor

Office: Garrison Hall 620

(208) 282-3091

charbyington@isu.edu

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Staff Members

Administrative Assistant Lisa Peart

Lisa Peart

Administrative Assistant

Office: Garrison 603

(208) 282-5719

lisapeart@isu.edu

Natalie Christensen, RDN, LD, CSSD

Natalie Christensen, RDN, CSSD, LD

Sports Dietitian, Smart Cooking on the Run Everyday

Office: Reed Gym

(208) 282-3095

nataliechristens1@isu.edu

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Faculty Members

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Cynthia Blanton, PhD, RDN, LD

Professor

Office: Garrison Hall 619

(208) 282-3953

cynthiablanton@isu.edu

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Barbara Gordon, Director of Dietetic Programs and Clinical Assistant Professor

Barb Gordon, MBA, RDN, LD, FAND

Program Director, MS in Nutrition / Asst. Professor

Office: ISU-Meridian 665

(208) 373-1904

barbaragordon@isu.edu

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Kris Hilvers, Dietetic Internship - Meridian, Coordinator

Kris Hilvers, MS, RDN, CNSC, LD

Coordinator, Dietetic Internship / Clinical Assistant Professor

Office: ISU Meridian 666

(208) 373-1729

kristenhilvers@isu.edu

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Patricia Z Marincic, PhD, RDN, CLE,  Professor, Nutrition and Dietetics

Patricia Z. Marincic, PhD, RDN, CLE

Professor

Office: ISU Meridian

208-373-1708

patriciamarincic@isu.edu

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Jenifer Reader, Clinical Assistant Professor

Jenifer Reader, MHE, RDN, LD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Office: Garrison Hall 602

(208) 282-1238

jeniferreader@isu.edu

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Allisha Weeden, PhD, RDN, LD

Director, DPD / Associate Professor

Office: Garrison Hall 604

(208) 282-3591

allishaweeden@isu.edu

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Emerita Faculty

Mary Dundas, PhD, FADA, Professor Emerita

Mary Dundas, PhD, FADA

Professor Emerita

dundmary@isu.edu

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Laura McKnight, Clinical Associate Professor

Laura McKnight, MPH, RDN, LD

Clinical Associate Professor Emerita

mcknlaur@isu.edu

Ruth Schneider  Ruth Schneider, Clinical Associate Professor Emerita

Ruth Schneider, MPH, RDN, FAND, LD

Clinical Associate Professor Emerita