Allison Douglas

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2013 - Dec 2013

Graduate Staff Assistant

Northern Illinois University - Housing and Dining Services

Managed 6 to 8 civil service staff members, 15 to 20 students and 2 to 4 student managers. Managed the floor, oversaw cook's preparation and production sheets, developed and marketed a nutrition education board and responded to customer comments through a poster board dedicated to comments.

Aug 2011 - May 2013

Graduate Assistant

Northern Illinois University - Family, Consumer and Nutrition Sciences Department

January 2013 - May 2013 : Research assistant to faculty member of the department.

August 2012 - December 2012 : Taught a section of food preparation lab to undergraduates. Taught lesson, oversaw weekly food preparations and graded assignments and tests.

August 2011 - May 2012 : Taught lab section of Catering course. Oversaw student production of foods and catering events.

Aug 2010 - May 2011

Manager of BodyWorks Nutrition Counseling Clinic

Bradley University - Family and Consumer Sciences Department

Managed student run nutrition counseling clinic by training 24 over counselors and scheduling the use of counseling room. Counseled students and faculty/staff on primarily weight loss and obesity concerns.

May 2009 - Aug 2010

Summer Intern to the Clinical Nutrition Manager

IU Health at Methodist Hospital

Completed a variety of projects in 2 summers at IU Health including nutrition analysis of new food items for employees and patients in a sub shop, patient satisfaction survey result analysis, compiled a list of allergens in commonly served foods and computer projects in CBORD and Cerner for patient and cafeteria menus.


Portfolio of Work


Aug 2011 - Dec 2013

Masters of Science

Northern Illinois University

Graduate Certificate of Study in Eating Disorders and Obesity completed December 2012

Aug 2012 - Dec 2013

Northern Illinois University

Completed 1200 hours in life-cycle, food-service, clinical, community and professional practice rotations.

Aug 2007 - May 2011

Bachelors of Science

Bradley University

Minors in Health and Biology


2009 - 2014

Sanitation License

Department of Health of the State of Illinois
Dec 2013


American Red Cross