James Madison University
PHOTO: Janet Gloeckner

Dr. Janet Gloeckner

Program Director, Dietetics

  • Office: HBS 2014
  • Phone: 540-568-7084
  • Email: gloeckjw@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4301
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • Ph.D., Foods and Nutrition, University of Illinois
  • M.S., Geriatric Nutrition, Colorado State University
  • B.S., Medical Dietetics, The Ohio State University

Teaching Area

  • Nutrition Care Process
  • Dietetics Profession
  • Management in Dietetics
  • Foods and Food Composition


  • Nutrition Care Process
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Effectiveness of Dietetics Practice
  • Using NHANES Data Set


  • Reading, especially murder mysteries
  • Crocheting
  • Knitting




  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • Health Sciences has BLACKOUT dates of September 15th and February 15th. You must be declared by September 15th to add HTH courses in the following Spring semester and by February 15th for the following Fall semester. There are NO exceptions.
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Monday – Thursday
    8:00 – 5:00
    Friday 8:00 – Noon
  • August 28
    First Day of Classes

Welcome from Health Sciences

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