The Ellie Block and Family Career Services Center at the Friedman School is committed to helping our students and graduates leverage their outstanding experiential education to find impactful and fulfilling careers. Our career coaches leverage their many years of experience, career development training and practice, and industry and employer insights, to assist students and alumni.
The Friedman School pursues cutting-edge research and education from cell to society, including in molecular nutrition, human metabolism, population studies, clinical trials, nutrition interventions and behavior change, communication, food systems and sustainability, global food insecurity, humanitarian crises, and food economics and policy.
Dr. Rowan's research focuses on the relationship between carbohydrate quality, the gut microbiome, and age-related eye diseases like macular degeneration and cataracts. He uses experimental model systems and omics technologies to understand disease pathogenesis and identify novel disease biomarkers.
Ph.D., Genetics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
B.Sc., Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada