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Paula McKeehan
Assistant Professor
Contact Information
Office:Joe W. Autry (Agriculture) Building, 204A
Phone:(254) 968-9195

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Courses Offered

  • FACS 3304 Food Processing (Spring)
  • FACS 3325 Meal Management (Spring)
  • HECO 1322 Nutrition and Diet Therapy (Spring)
  • WSES 1307 Concepts in Food Studies (Spring)
  • WSES 1322 Nutrition and Diet Therapy (Spring)
  • WSES 3304 Food Processing (Spring)
  • WSES 3325 Advanced Meal Management (Spring)

collapse Research and Scholarly Activities


Refereed Publications
  • Paint Horse Journal. (February 2007)
  • Area-Wide Business & Commerce Journal. (January 2007)
Non-Refereed Publications
  • Tarleton COAHS Showcase. (September 2009)
  • Tarleton COAHS Showcase. (August 2008)
  • McKeehan, P. (Presenter & Author), JT Walk Lunch and Learn, "Healthy Eating on the Go," John Tarleton Walk, TSU Student Center. (March 2007).

Professional Affiliations & Accreditations

  • Eta Nu Chapter Advisor, Kappa Omicron Nu. (September 1, 2009 - Present)
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly American Dietetic Association. (September 1992 - Present)
  • Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly Texas Dietetic Association). (September 1992 - Present)


  • MS,Tarleton State University
  • BS,Baylor University

Graduate Group Memberships

  • Tarleton State University Graduate Faculty Status
  • Texas A&M University System Graduate Faculty Status

Paula McKeehan

Paula McKeehan is an Assistant Professor in WSES at Tarleton. She is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian. Mrs. McKeehan has experience as an FCS AgriLife Extension agent, a clinical dietitian, and in community nutrition with Texas WIC program.  Her interests include general Medical Nutrition Therapy, Community Nutrition and Nutrition Education. Her role within the department focuses on sustainable nutrition and consumer behaviors. She is passionate about food consumer education.