Brian Lindshield

Brian Lindshield

Associate Department Head

Contact Information

208 Justin Hall

Courses I Teach

  • DHE 195: Nutrition and the Health Professions CAT Community Connection Course
  • FNDH 400: Human Nutrition
  • FNDH 812: Advanced Micronutrient Metabolism (Team Taught)
  • FNDH 880: Seminar in Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health (One of multiple instructors)

Areas of Specialization

  • Design and assessment of fortified food aid products
  • Assessment of the impact of international agricultural development interventions on nutrition and health outcomes
  • Open educational resources (OERs) and other approaches to replace traditional textbooks
  • Potential of phytochemicals, functional foods, micronutrients, and/or botanicals to inhibit prostate cancer development and/or progression


  • A.S. Pratt Community College (2001)
  • B.S. in Human Nutrition, Kansas State University (2003)
  • Ph.D. in Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2008)

Short Biography

A native of Lindsborg, Kansas; Brian played basketball and earned his Associates of Science degree from Pratt Community College. He then transferred to Kansas State University to major in Nutritional Sciences. After graduating from Kansas State with his B.S. in Human Nutrition, he attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to pursue his Ph.D. In 2008 he completed his degree and was hired back to Kansas State University. He was the 2010 Pratt Community College Alumnus of the Year and Commencement Speaker.

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