Faculty and Staff

Lisa Sheehan-Smith, Ed.D., RD, LDN

Associate Professor

Director, Didactic Program in Dietetics


Program Area : Nutrition & Food Sciences

Year Appointed : 1994

Academic Degrees :

B.S. Degree-Dietetics & Institutional Administration, Western Kentucky University

M.Ed.-Science Education, Vanderbilt University

Ed.D.-Human Resource Development, Vanderbilt University


Credentials Pertinent to the Field:

Licensed Dietitian / Nutritionist in TN


Research Interests:

Dr. Sheehan-Smith was the past recipient of the Outstanding Dietetics Educator Award from TN Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Her research interests include hospital food service management, nutrition requirements for adult competitive figure skaters, family-centered model for affecting behavioral changes in nutrition & exercise, and the glass escalator in dietetics.


E-mail: Lisa.Sheehan-Smith@mtsu.edu

Phone: 898-2090

Office: EHS 202

Address: MTSU Box 86

Murfreesboro, TN 37132


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Nutrition and Food Science
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