Eastern Illinois University Logo
Dietetics MS |

Faculty

Home

Announcements

About the Program

Why Choose EIU

Faculty & Staff

Graduate Coordinator

Prospective Students

Current Students

Dietetic Internship

Student Resources

FAQ

School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Contact Us

Back to Listing

Dr. Melanie Tracy Burns

Dr. Melanie Tracy Burns

Professor and Didactic Program in Dietetics Coordinator

Office: 1433 - Klehm Hall
Phone: 217-581-6680
Fax: 217-581-6090
Email: mdburns@eiu.edu
Office Hours for Fall 2014
MWF 2-3 and F 10-11

Frequently Taught Courses

Dr. Burns regularly teaches the following undergraduate courses: Quantity Food Production (FCS 2140), Food Science (FCS 3120), Personal Nutrition (FCS 2100), and Nutrition in the Life Span (FCS 3755).  At the graduate level, Dr. Burns frequently teaches Evaluation in Family and Consumer Sciences online (FCS 5470), Nutrition in the Life Cycle (FCS 5153), Nutrition and the Addicted Person (FCS 4753), and Nutrition for the Older Person (FCS 5151).

Education

Dr. Burns earned a BS and MS from Eastern Illinois University in Home Economics: Dietetics Option.  She earned her PhD in Human Resource Education from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign in 1999.

Faculty/Staff Login to Update Info