Haiyan Maier, Ph.D., R.D.

Teaching Faculty II

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Get to know Dr. Maier


As a teaching faculty, even though I spend most of my time educating students to become a dietitian, I am very interested in food addiction and associated weight management; as well as solving problems related to food intolerance and allergy.


  • B.S. Environmental Engineering (Applied University of Tampere, Finland)
  • M.S. Biological Recognition (Jacob University Bremen, Germany)
  • Ph.D. Nutrition and Food Science (Florida State University)

Publications and Other Scholarly Activities

I’ve published articles in journals including:

  • Journal of Diabetes Research & Clinical Metabolism
  • SkinMed Dermatology for the Clinician
  • Journal of Nutritional Therapeutics


  • 2009-present, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • 2015- present, Evidence analysis library analyst