Staff

Manju Reddy

  • Professor
  • Food Science & Human Nutrition
  • Food Science & Human Nutrition
  • 706 Morrill Rd
  • Ames, Iowa, 50011-2101
  • Phone 515-294-2024
  • Email mbreddy@iastate.edu
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Education

Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 1987

Awards/Special Recognition 

  • Iowa State University, Exemplary Faculty Mentor Award, 2015
  •  Iowa State University, Career Research Achievement Award – College of Human Sciences,  2011
  • Iowa State University, International Service Award, 2010
  • Iowa State University College of Human Sciences, International Achievement Award, 2009

Teaching Responsibilities
FSHN 203. Contemporary Issues in Food Science and Human Nutrition
FSHN 362. Nutrition in Growth and Development (also taught in Shangai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China)
FSHN 480. Professional Communication in Food Scince and Human Nutrition
FSHN/GLOBE 496. Food, health and nutrition issues in India: service learning
Nutrs 501. Biochemical and Physiological Basis of Nutrition: Macronutrients and Micronutrients
FSHN 580. Orientation to Food Science and Nutrition Research
FSHN 682. Seminar Reflection

Global Engagement
Involved in USAID research projects as a collaborator: 1) Enhancing nutritional value and marketability of beans through research, and strengthening key value chain stakeholders in Uganda and Rawanda (Dry Grain Pulse Collaborative Research Support Program), 2)  ENAM in Africa: Enhancing child nutrition through animal source food management (Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program).  Holding adjunct/visiting faculty positions at Lovely Professional University, India and Shangai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shangai. Taught India study abroad (Food, Health and Nutrition Issues in India: service/experiential learning), as a 4 credit course for many years.  Trained many international scholars/students from various countries (Vietnam, India, Egypt, Ghana, Peru, and China).