Naveen Chikthimmah

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Food and Nutrition Department
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Office: 369 Heritage Hall
Phone: 715-232-5332
Email: chikthimmahn@uwstout.edu

Education

    • Ph D Food Science
      The Pennsylvania State University
      PA, 2006
    • MS Food Science
      The Pennsylvania State University
      PA, 2000
    • BS Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Biotechnology
      Anna University
      , India, 1997

Licensures and Certifications

  • Certified Food Scientist (CFS): Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout , Department of Food and Nutrition
        Assistant Professor
        August 2010 -

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Chikthimmah, N., Viswanath , P., Murgesan , L., Verghese , B., & LaBorde , L. Incidence of Listeria monocytogenes and Listeria spp. in a small-scale mushroom production facility. Journal of Food Protection , 76(4), 608-615.

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • Chikthimmah, N., & Chinnadurai, K. Process to enhance safety and quality of Wisconsin fruit beverages. Sponsored by UW Stout College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences (CEHHS)., $7958 (Currently Under Review).
    • Chikthimmah, N. Experiential learning and translational research in food safety: Preventive controls to assist small food processors. Sponsored by College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences (CEHHS), $7843 (Currently Under Review).

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Award

    • Outstanding Graduate Faculty Award, University of Wisconsin-Stout (2012)
    • Outstanding School of Education Partner, University of Wisconsin-Stout (2012)

Professional Memberships

  • Freshmen Community of Practice in Student Engagement

Service

    College

    • Committee Member, Biotech Work Group (September 2010 - Present)
    • Committee Member, CEHHS Scholarship Application Essay Evaluator (2013)

    University

      UW Stout

      • Committee Chair, Student Thesis Committee (December 2013)
      • Committee Chair, Student Thesis Committee (December 2013)
      • Committee Chair, Student Thesis Committee (December 2013)
      • Committee Chair, Student Thesis Committee (August 2013)
      • Committee Chair, Student Thesis Committee (May 2013)
      • Committee Chair, Student Thesis Committee (May 2013)