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Dr. Erin Katherine Eliassen

Erin K. Eliassen
  • Associate Professor


Contact Information

  • Department: Family & Consumer Sciences
  • Office: Burrier 200B
  • Mailing Address: Burrier 102
  • Email:
  • Phone: 859-622-2286
  • Expert Areas: Breastfeeding and the development of food behaviors among children.



Dr. Erin K. Eliassen is an Associate P­­rofessor in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at Eastern Kentucky University.  She is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Lactation Counselor and completed her EdD in Health Promotion at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Eliassen has prior experiences as an RD in both community and clinical settings and has been teaching at EKU since 2003. She currently teaches courses in maternal and infant nutrition, lifecycle nutrition, nutrition education and counseling, and nutrition for health promotion.


Subject  TitleDatesLocationTerm
NFA 303Nutrition Ed & CounselingMWF 9:05am-9:55am Burrier Building 201Fall 2017
NFA 310Junior Seminar in DieteticsMWF 12:20pm-1:10pm Burrier Building 400Fall 2017
NFA 317Nutrition in the Life CycleTR 9:30am-10:45am Burrier Building 201Fall 2017
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