Heather Norman-Burgdolf

Assistant Extension Professor

Phone (859) 257-7480

118 Funkhouser Building
Lexington KY 40506

Curriculum Vitae
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Professional Profile

Heather Norman-Burgdolf joined the Department of Dietetics and Human Nutrition as an Assistant Extension Professor and Extension Specialist in Food and Nutrition in January 2017. Heather is a native Kentuckian – raised in Lyon County, Kentucky. Her work includes translating research into extension programming related to nutrition and chronic diseases.

Heather is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB), and the National Association of Extension Program & Staff Development Professionals (NAEPSDP). In addition, Heather is involved in numerous community outreach programs.


Ph.D. Nutritional Sciences University of Kentucky 2016
College Teaching & Learning Certificate University of Kentucky 2016
B.S. Biological Sciences Georgetown College 2011

Courses Taught

  • DHN 408G Seminar in Dietetics and Human Nutrition 

Areas of Interest

Academics, Extension