At American University, our online MS in Nutrition Education faculty have an understanding of nutrition science, behavior change strategies, education and communication strategies, and are proven agents of nutritional and behavioral change.
American University professors bring more than just academics to the classroom—they bring years of experience as respected practitioners, resulting in valuable and applicable insights for students.
Professor, Program Director and Department Chair, Health Studies
Dr. Anastasia Snelling is professor and Chair of American University's Department of Health Studies. She has been a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as a registered dietitian for more than 30 years and a fellow in the American College of Nutrition.View Profile
Feon Cheng, PhD, MPH, RDN, CHTS-CP, is a passionate nutrition researcher and educator. She received her PhD in Nutritional Science at the Pennsylvania State University, MPH in Community Health Sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles, and BS in Nutritional Science at the California State University, Los Angeles.View Profile
Dr. Cotter is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Studies at American University. She is a licensed psychologist with clinical and research...View Profile
Nancy B. Katz
Nancy Brenowitz Katz is the Director of School Partnerships for the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. In this role she builds and maintain cross-sector relationships with key national and local government agencies...View Profile
Stephanie is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD) with a Masters of Science Degree in Exercise Fitness and Health Promotion.View Profile
Allison Tepper is an instructor in the Department of Health Studies. She is a Registered Dietitian licensed in both Washington, DC and Maryland…View Profile
Amy Trietiak is an Instructor with the Department of Health Studies. She has more than 15 years of health promotion experience and is the co-owner of a yoga studio in Falls Church, Virginia...View Profile
Trina C. Ulrich, MD is a Professorial Lecturer in the Department of Health Studies at American University, teaching Sports Nutrition and Sports Psychology. Trina studied Sports Medicine during her undergraduate years...View Profile