172 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
workOffice Phone: 706-542-3833
|Degree||Field of Study||Institution||Graduation|
|BA||English||The University of Georgia||2000|
Research Coordinator/Recruitment Coordinator
|Award Name||Awarded By||Year Awarded|
|Nominee, Nettie Marie Nickols Outstanding Staff Award||FACS, Department of Foods and Nutrition||2012|
|Nominee, Nettie Marie Nickols Outstanding Staff Award||FACS, Department of Foods and Nutrition||2013|
|The University of Georgia||Contributed to marketing, management of applicants, EOO protocol for Faculty Search Committee||2012||Professional|
|The University of Georgia||Contributed to completion of FDN section of FACS Program Review||2011||Professional|
|The University of Georgia||Certified Operator, Hologic Discovery A Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA) Instrument||2011||Professional|
Jessica Smith has been employed in the Department of Foods and Nutrition since 2009. She first worked in Dr. Richard Lewis' Bone and Body Composition Laboratory as Recruitment and Research Coordinator for multiple NIH, USDA and private/internally funded clinical trials. In 2014, Ms. Smith transitioned to the Child Nutrition Laboratory and currently acts as Research Coordinator for Dr. Leann Birch. Jessica coordinates enrollment, testing and data management for the lab’s ongoing pilot study, and also facilitates laboratory and staff management.