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 established 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.
If you eat bread, drink beer or take antibiotics, thank the fungi that make these things possible. At the Sept. 8 Corvallis Science Pub, Joey Spatafora, a leading fungal biologist, will share the often-bizarre tales of this kingdom of life and reveal how human civilization would be so much poorer without it.… Read full story.