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Nicole Martin

Nicole Martin

Associate Director, Milk Quality Improvement Program

Department of Food Science, Cornell University


Ph.D. Food Science with minors in Microbiology and Animal Science, Cornell University
M.S. Food Science and Technology, Cornell University
B.S. Food Science, Cornell University

Current Status

Nicole is the Associate Director of the Milk Quality Improvement Program (MQIP) laboratory and is responsible for overseeing technicians and undergraduates who work in the lab.  The MQIP lab is funded by the New York State Dairy Promotion Board - dairy farmers who are dedicated to the production and distribution of quality dairy products.  The MQIP research group focuses on improving raw and pasteurized milk quality.