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Dr. Cheryl Lovelady

052913CampusPeople_LoveladyDr. Cheryl Lovelady, professor of nutrition, will serve as interim associate dean for research at the School of Health and Human Sciences. She has been a faculty member in Nutrition since 1992. Previous to that time, she served in many positions in nutrition at the University of California at Davis; Cal State University, Chico; and in the National Health Service Corp as a public health nutritionist.

Lovelady received her PhD with minors in Exercise Physiology and Physiological Chemistry from University of California, Davis. She received her Master’s in Public Health (Nutrition) at the University of California, Berkeley, and has received many honors and awards for her work. She has guided the work of many students and has collaborated with faculty all over campus, and in many HHS departments. Her work merges basic sciences, kinesiology and public health, and she serves as a Consulting Professor in the Department of Community and Family Medicine at Duke University. She has received the UNCG Research Excellence Award, serves on an NIH scientific review panel, serves as an NIH INBRE mentor, and contributes to the American Society of Nutrition. Her research in maternal and child health has been published widely.

Lovelady will officially begin in July, Dean Celia Hooper has announced, and will be ready to assist faculty in her new role as the fall semester begins.