Welcome to the Department of Food Science and Technology

The Department of Food Science and Technology at Oregon State University is one of the nation’s oldest establishedFST Cherry logo with phrase Taste Your Success! programs. With world-class faculty, research and facilities, we prepare students to be industry leaders.

Our department is a key player in OSU’s drive to build healthy communities, a sustainable planet and a thriving economy.

News and Announcements

OSU News Release

Molecule shows ability to thwart pathogens’ genetic resistance to antibiotic

Jan 18, 2017
Oregon State University researchers have developed a new weapon in the battle against antibiotic-resistant germs - a molecule that neutralizes the bugs’ ability to destroy the antibiotic.… Read full story.

Former GRAMMY Museum director to give talk on GRAMMY Awards

Jan 18, 2017
Bob Santelli will provide a backstage look at the GRAMMY Awards, the most watched music television program in the world… Read full story.