Maureen Zimmerman, Ed.D.

Residential Faculty - Food, Nutrition, Dietetics, and Sustainble Food Systems

Exercise Science

Office: TC 50 - Room: 305

480-461-7328

480-461-7328 (alt)

Notices

MCCD Nutrition Instructional Council

Dietetic Technology Advisory Committee

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
  8:00 AM - 11:00 AM  
  8:00 PM - 10:00 PM  
  

Online

Online

 
By appointmentBy appointment  By appointment

Online support hours are offered through Cranium Cafe via Canvas for students in current online courses. since most due dates and tests are Thursdays by 11:59 pm, and since this is the time most students contact me, I will be online on Thursday evenings. Other times can be arranged; email or Canvas message me for this option; I will work with your schedule to the best of my ability.

Cafe Card URL: https://mesacc.craniumcafe.com/maureenzimmerman

Additional academic support hours are also available by appointment to meet your schedule. Please email me to arrange an appointment (face to face, Canvas Chat or phone) convenient for you.

Office hours are subject to change based upon college  commitments. Office hours by appointment are highly recommended.

 

 

 

Classes Taught

Summer 2020

FON100 Introductory Nutrition 3 Credits
Introduction to the science of food and human nutrition. Current sustainable dietary recommendations and applications for maximizing well-being and minimizing risk of chronic disease throughout the life cycle. An overview of the nutrients, emphasizing the importance of energy and fluid balance, and optimal functioning of the digestive system. Understanding factors that influence food intake in different cultures. Methods for evaluating credibility of nutrition claims, a focus on modern food safety and technology practices, and a worldview of nutrition are included. Emphasis is on personal dietary behavior change for a holistic life of wellness. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
18321
Dobson Campus
Lecture
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 18321 Students may contact instructor at: maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu or lori.zienkewicz@mesacc.edu

17137
Dobson Campus
Lecture
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020

Open

7 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 17137 Students may contact instructor at: maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu. Online FON100 classes do not require proctored exams.

FON241LL Principles of Human Nutrition Laboratory 1 Credits
Self-evaluative laboratory experience to complement FON241, Principles of Human Nutrition using anthropometric, biochemical, clinical, dietary analysis, and ecological/economical assessments. Includes the use of qualitative and quantitative methodology to determine nutritional status and evaluate methodological applications.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FON241 or Corequisites: FON241.
This course includes a lab fee of $100 which covers the cost of your personal portable lab. At the beginning of the course, the lab kit will be mailed to you for completion of MCC's unique at home lab experience. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement. Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences General [SG] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17475
Dobson Campus
Lab
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 17475 Students may contact instructor at: maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: This course includes a lab fee of $100 which covers the cost of your personal portable lab. At the beginning of the course, the lab kit will be mailed to you for completion of MCC's unique at home lab experience. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement. Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required.

17489
Dobson Campus
Lab
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 17489 Students may contact instructor at maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu.

Additional Notes: This course includes a lab fee of $100 which covers the cost of your personal portable lab. At the beginning of the course, the lab kit will be mailed to you for completion of MCC's unique at home lab experience. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement. Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required.

17476
Dobson Campus
Lab
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020

Open

10 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Class 17476 This course includes a lab fee of $100 which covers the cost of your personal portable lab. At the beginning of the course, the lab kit will be mailed to you for completion of MCC's unique "at home" lab experience. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement. Enrollment in FON241 Lecture and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required. Students may contact instructor at maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu.

Additional Notes: This course includes a lab fee of $100 which covers the cost of your personal portable lab. At the beginning of the course, the lab kit will be mailed to you for completion of MCC's unique at home lab experience. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement. Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required.

Fall 2020

FON241LL Principles of Human Nutrition Laboratory 1 Credits
Self-evaluative laboratory experience to complement FON241, Principles of Human Nutrition using anthropometric, biochemical, clinical, dietary analysis, and ecological/economical assessments. Includes the use of qualitative and quantitative methodology to determine nutritional status and evaluate methodological applications.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FON241 or Corequisites: FON241.
Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences General [SG] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33901
Dobson Campus
Lab
08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020

Open

7 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33901 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu
Lab fee of $100.00 covers the cost of all lab materials utilized in this online lab.

Additional Notes: Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement.

35703
Dobson Campus
Lab
08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020

Open

18 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Class 35703 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information.
Lab fee of $100.00 covers the cost of all lab materials utilized in this online lab.

Additional Notes: Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement.

Fall Flex Start 2020

FON100 Introductory Nutrition 3 Credits
Introduction to the science of food and human nutrition. Current sustainable dietary recommendations and applications for maximizing well-being and minimizing risk of chronic disease throughout the life cycle. An overview of the nutrients, emphasizing the importance of energy and fluid balance, and optimal functioning of the digestive system. Understanding factors that influence food intake in different cultures. Methods for evaluating credibility of nutrition claims, a focus on modern food safety and technology practices, and a worldview of nutrition are included. Emphasis is on personal dietary behavior change for a holistic life of wellness. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33904
Dobson Campus
Lecture
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

14 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33904 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu

38764
Dobson Campus
Lecture
10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

19 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Class 38764 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu

FON241LL Principles of Human Nutrition Laboratory 1 Credits
Self-evaluative laboratory experience to complement FON241, Principles of Human Nutrition using anthropometric, biochemical, clinical, dietary analysis, and ecological/economical assessments. Includes the use of qualitative and quantitative methodology to determine nutritional status and evaluate methodological applications.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FON241 or Corequisites: FON241.
Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences General [SG] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35944
Dobson Campus
Lab
10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

10 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Class 35944 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: maureen.zimmerman@mesacc.edu
Lab fee of $100.00 covers the cost of all lab materials utilized in this online lab.

Additional Notes: Enrollment in FON241 Lec and 241LL-Lab at the same time is not required. Completion of both the 241 Lec and 241LL Lab during different semesters or during the same semester satisfies the Natural Science General Education requirement.

Degrees & Awards

FON 100-Introductory Nutrition is a Quality Matters course.

RDN-Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

BS- Nutrition and Dietetics, Arizona State University

MPH- Public Health Nutrition, University of Hawaii

EdD- Educational Leadership/Research, Northern Arizona University

Maricopa Institute of Learning Fellow (Scholarship of Teaching and Learning)

Certificates in Adult Weight Management 1 and 2; Child and Adolescent Weight Management (2014)

 

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