Joanne Burke, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Joanne Burke, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Clinical Associate Professor, Director of UNH Dietetic Internship Program

Educational Background:

Ph.D., University of New Hampshire, 2001
M.E.D., Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, 1977
B.S., University of Rhode Island, 1975

Courses Taught:

Nutrition and Health and Disease (NUTR 475); Community Nutrition (NUTR 720/820); Critical Issues in Nutrition (NUTR 780); Dietetics Practicum I (NUTR 930); Dietetics Practicum II (NUTR 931)

General Area of Interest and/or Specialty:

Focus on community and public health nutrition education. Food security is also an area of interest. Special interests on nutrition during the lifecycle as well as carotenoid research.

Description of Current Research and/or Professional Activities:

Current research interests are directed towards issues of food security, food and nutrition practices, and the integration of research into the dietetics and nutrition curriculum. The Dietetics Program, Animal and Nutritional Sciences Department and Office of Sponsored Research are collaborating on a comprehensive assessment designed to examine the food, nutrition and agriculture environments and practices of the University community.

Joanne Burke
Kendall Hall , Room 127A
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: 
(603) 862-1456