James Madison University
PHOTO: Dr. Jennifer Walsh

Dr. Jennifer Walsh

Asistant Professor

  • Office: HBS 2024
  • Phone: 540-568-6362
  • Email: walsh5jr@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4301
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • Ph.D., Food and Nutrition Sciences, University of Maine
  • M.S., Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Maine
  • B.S., Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Maine

Teaching Area

  • Life Cycle Nutrition
  • Community Nutrition
  • Nutrition for Wellness


  • Obesity Prevention Program Planning and Implementation
  • Food and Eating Behavior Survey Instrument Development
  • Nutrition Education and Behavior among Limited Resource Audiences
  • Food Environments and Food Security


  • Yoga
  • Family time with my husband and son
  • Cooking
  • Hiking


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