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AllinFoodz recognized in best food podcasts 2019
Lead by Amit Sharma, HM Professor and Director of Food Decisions Research Lab, AllinFoodz addresses different trends and issues in the industry.

The Food Decisions Research Laboratory is a multidisciplinary global network of researchers interested in food decisions. Led by Dr. Amit Sharma, FDRL is comprised of undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, and scholars from Penn State and beyond who are collaborating to understand how to positively impact human lives through food decisions throughout their lives. The focus is on understanding resource allocation decisions of both tangible (money, assets, facilities) and intangible (skills, knowledge, time) resources to make food decisions particularly in foodservice contexts.

The group includes the following researchers:

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Research Associate - Penn State University - Rock Ethics Institute
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Director, International Institute for Foodservice Research and Education - University of South Carolina
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Assistant Professor - University of Pune (India)
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Elizabeth M. King Early Career Professor
Assistant Professor
Summary Statement

My research and teaching is focused on 1) better understanding why people do what they do at work and 2) how to leverage that knowledge to improve organizational performance and employee well-being.

Department
  • Hospitality Management - HM/SHM
Professor of Horticultural Marketing and Business Management - Penn State University - College of Agricultural Sciences
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Academic Head: Hospitality Management - University of Johannesburg (South Africa)
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Assistant Professor - Rosen College of Hospitality Management - University of Central Florida
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Affiliate Associate Research Professor of Information Sciences and Technology - Penn State University - Teaching and Learning with Technologies
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Professor, Director, Hospitality Management Program - Kansas State University
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences Department of Agrifood Economics and Consumer Science - Université Laval (France)
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Professor of Hospitality Management
Associate Director & Professor-in-Charge of Undergraduate Programs, SHM
Director, Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Affiliate Faculty, Teaching and Learning with Technology
Affiliate Faculty, Rock Ethics Institute
President, iAHFME
Chair, HHD Sustainability Council
Department
  • Hospitality Management - HM/SHM
Extension Specialist - Iowa State University
Department
  • Food Decisions Research Laboratory
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