Terra Smith, PhD, RDN

Associate Professor

Fieldhouse 161
Office Hours
By appointment
Terra Smith

About Terra Smith

Terra L. Smith, PhD is an associate professor in the College of Health Sciences. She has been a faculty member of the University since 1997. Her scholarship and service objective is to focus on the application of food science and food service knowledge in the area of community and non-profit food service. Her professional attributes include a long-term interest in the Boyer scholarship model, thus viewing her academic work from the perspectives of research, teaching, service and integration. To that end, Dr. Smith seeks to view her scholarly activities from multiple vantage points.


PhD Food Science (an interdisciplinary program) - Oklahoma State University - 1997
MS Food, Nutrition & Institutional Administration - Oklahoma State University - 1991
BS Hotel and Restaurant Administration - Cornell University School - 1985