Professor Jesus Frias

Food

Academic Leader of the Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute.

Tel:       +353 1 402 4459

Fax:      +353 1 402 4495

E-mail:  Jesus.Frias@dit.ie

Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=23QPXHoAAAAJ

Background

Working presently as Academic Leader of the Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute.

I hold a BSc in Food Science and Technology from the Pharmacy Faculty of Basque Country University and

PhD in biotechnology from the Biotechnology School of the Catholic University of Portugal.

I am a professional member and certified food scientist of the Institute of Food Technologist,

a member of the Institute of Food Science and Technology Ireland and the Irish national contact for the Iseki Food Association.

Professional Experience

Feb 2017-Present Academic Leader of the Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute.

March 2012- Feb 2017: Assistant Head of School of Food Science and Environmental Health

June 2004-May 2006: Structured Lecturer (Acting)

April 2002-Oct 2013: Lecturer (Food Chemical Analysis) 

June 2000-March 2002: Researcher at the Department of Process and Chemical Engineering, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland, under the direction of Prof. Fernanda Oliveira

May 1998- May 2000: Marie Curie Postdoctoral fellow at the ENSIA-INRA, Massy, France, under the direction of Dr. Catherine Bonazzi and Prof. Jean-Jacques Bimbenet. 

Funded by FPIV EU TMR network “Quality in Drying’’ (FMRX-CT 96-0082).

Publications