Dr. Elliot Jesch, New Assistant Professor in FNPS Department

Clemson University welcomes Dr. Elliot Jesch as a new Assistant Professor in the Department of Food, Nutrition and Packaging Sciences. Dr. Jesch completed his education at the University of Nebraska (Lincoln) where he earned a BS degree in Animal Science, a MS dgree in Nutrition and Health Sciences, and a Ph.D in Nutrition. His research interests involve the interaction of nutrition and exercise. A couple of the projects he is currently conducting include the timing of exercise around meals, the timing of nutrient consumption before, during and after exercise, and examining the interaction of exercise intensity with macronutrient consumption. This semester, Dr. Jesch is teaching NUTR 204: Nutrition Across the Life Cycle and NUTR 455/655: Nutrition & Metabolism.

Dr. Elliott Jesch