Dr. Kay Cooksey

Professor, Cryovac Endowed Chair


Email: kcookse@clemson.edu
Office: (864)-656-4613

Department:
Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences

Location:
239 Poole Agricultural Center


Education:
B.S. Purdue University - Food Science - 1984
M.S. Indiana State University - Industrial Mechanical Technology- Packaging - 1985
Ph.D. University of Illinois- Champaign Urbana - Foods and Nutrition - 1992

Responsibilities:
Research and Teaching

Research interest:
Antimicrobial Food Packaging, Active and Intelligent Food Packaging, Sustainable Packaging and Biopolymers.

Professional society activity:
Institute of Food Technologists - Food Packaging Division

Honors and awards:
2010 IFT Reister-Davis Award

Courses:
PKGSC 464/664 Food and Healthcare Packaging
PKGSC 499 Creative Inquiry - Medical Device Packaigng
PKGSC 400 Creative Inquiry - Sustainable Packaging