American Studies, Food Science & Technology
Charlotte Biltekoff, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of American Studies and Food Science and Technology at the University of California, Davis. Her research focuses on the cultural politics of dietary health and the values and beliefs that shape American eating habits.
Biltekoff is the author of Eating Right in America: The Cultural Politics of Food and Health, a book that rethinks what dietary advice is and does, while challenging the conversation about food and heath. She contributes to discussions about the meaning of food, health, and American culture as an author, educator, consultant, and public figure.