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Laura Jefferies

Associate Professor
Nutrition, Dietetics & Food Science

S133 ESC
Provo, UT 84602

Research Interests

Sensory Analysis, particularly testing techniques and protocol and relationships between sensory science and marketing.
Food engineering. Dairy and meat science.
Food packaging and labeling and consumer insights and sensory perception.

Teaching Interests

Essentials of Food Science
Food Process Engineering
Techniques for Sensory Evaluation
Food Commodity Processing

Education

  • Ph.D., Food Science , Utah State University (2011)
  • M.S., Food Science , Brigham Young University (1998)
  • B.S., Food Science , Chemistry, Brigham Young University (1994)

Licenses and Certifications

  • Institute of Food Technologists, Certified Food Scientist (2013 - Present)

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished Service Award, College of Life Sciences (2010 - 2010)

Memberships

  • Society of Sensory Professionals (2015 - Present)
  • Institute of Food Technologists (1993 - Present)

Professional Citizenship

  • Committee/Council Chair, Society of Sensory Professionals (2017 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, Society of Sensory Professionals (2015 - 2016)

Courses Taught

Publications

Laura Kahealani Jefferies Michael Dunn Oscar Pike Sydney Szabo Laura Kahealani K Jefferies Jeffrey A Rime Mike L Dunn Bradley J Taylor Maci McCleary Laura Kahealani Jefferies James Derek LeCheminant Mayra Hernandez Sarah Gunnell Bellini William F Christensen Laura Kahealani Jefferies James Derek LeCheminant Emily Kay Vaterlaus Patten Alisha H Redelfs Nathan Merrill Stokes Jacklyn Wang Micaela Rennick Kelsey Perry Joli Hunt Eugene Joseph Ahlborn Jonathan Kershaw Alissa Nolden Laura Kahealani Jefferies Adam Robert Brown Tze Joo Lim Tara Hites Laura K Jefferies Michael L Dunn Bryan F Howell Ellyn M Newcomb Annie Wagner Michelle Lloyd Call Laura Kahealani Jefferies Dennis Lee Eggett Rickelle Richards Gina J Fung Laura Kahealani Jefferies Michelle Lloyd Call Dennis Lee Eggett Rickelle Richards Fred S Bassett Michael L Dunn Oscar A Pike Laura K Jefferies Erin Hiatt Carla Belliard Laura K Jefferies Michelle A. Lloyd Call Dennis L Eggett Rickelle Richards Adam R. Quinn Ruo Fen Liao Frost M Steele Laura Kahealani Jefferies Bradley Jay Taylor Andrew M Smith Mike L Dunn Laura Kahealani Jefferies Dennis Lee Eggett Frost M Steele Laura Kahealani Jefferies Dennis Lee Eggett Jessilee Loucks Laura Kahealani Jefferies Jessilee Loucks Mike L Dunn Frost M Steele Dennis Lee Eggett Aram R Sloan Mike L Dunn Laura Kahealani Jefferies Oscar Arthur Pike Sarah N Nielsen Frost M Steele Laura Kahealani Jefferies Ana Giménez Leticia Athanasios Krystallis Zhou Yanfeng George Tsalis Ronan Symoneaux Luis Cunha Ana Pinto deMoura Anna Claret Luis Guerrero Armand Cardello Alan Wright Laura Jefferies Michelle Lloyd Rosires Deliza Denize Oliveira Brent St. Amant Dennis Lee Eggett Laura Kahealani Jefferies Jessilee Loucks Amalie B. Kurzer Lynn Verl Ogden Dennis Lee Eggett Laura Kahealani Jefferies Laura K Jefferies Dennis Eggett Mauresa Bastian Mauresa Bastian Dennis Lee Eggett Laura Kahealani Jefferies Amalie B. Kurzer Mike L Dunn Oscar Arthur Pike Dennis Lee Eggett Laura Kahealani Jefferies Stephen J Adolphson Mike L Dunn Laura Kahealani Jefferies Frost M Steele Reed H Taylor Mike L Dunn Lynn Verl Ogden Laura Kahealani Jefferies Dennis Lee Eggett Frost M Steele Laura Kahealani Jefferies Frost M Steele Conly L Hansen Laura Kahealani Jefferies Conly L Hansen Laura Kahealani Jefferies Frost M Steele Conly L Hansen N Paul Johnston Laura Kahealani Jefferies David E. Johnston Boris Rodriquez Kirtsi Bogler N Paul Johnston Laura Kahealani Jefferies Audrey Butler Mike L Dunn Grover Aduviri Alejandro Bonifacio Laura Kahealani Jefferies Conly Hansen Jordan S. Chapman Laura Kahealani Jefferies Oscar Arthur Pike

Presentations

Alissa Nolden Adam Robert Brown Laura Kahealani Jefferies Tzo Joo Lim Jonathan Kershaw
Laura K Jefferies A. O. Wright A. V. Cardello M. Lloyd G. Ares A. Gimenez R. Deliza
Laura Kahealani Jefferies
Laura Kahealani Jefferies Frost M Steele