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Dale Schoeller

Dale Schoeller

Expert in human energy metabolism and body composition, including the causes and treatments of obesity

Professor emeritus, nutritional sciences College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-263-5477 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Role of physical activity in the cause and treatment of obesity
  • Measurement of human energy expenditure and energy intake
  • Assessment of body fat
  • Application of stable isotopes to study of human nutrition


  • Member, executive committee, The Obesity Society, a scientific organization for the study of obesity
  • Past president, American Society for Clinical Nutrition (now the American Society for Nutrition)
  • Mead Johnson Award, American Institute of Nutrition, for outstanding nutrition research by a young investigator
  • American Society of Clinical Nutrition Herman Award for outstanding clinical research
  • A.O. Atwater Award for Nutrition Research, Agricultural Research Service