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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Jenafer Andrén-Kazunas

Chef-Professor, Senior Lecturer, Marriott Center Operations Coordinator

Hospitality & Tourism Management


MS HTM, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2004
BA, Culinary Institute of America, 2000
AS, Culinary Institute of America, 1998

Academic Appointments

Chef-Instructor & Marriott Center Operations Coordinator, University of Massachusetts, 9/2004-Present

Recent Honors / Awards

Finalist for Distinguished Teaching Award, 2017-2018
Kelleher Faculty and Staff Recognition Award, 2015-2016
Isenberg College Outstanding Teacher Award and Recognition for Teaching Excellence, 2014-2015
Finalist for Distinguished Teaching Award, 2017-2018

Research Interests

Restaurant & Event Operations Management
Food Service Sanitation & Safety
Purchasing Management

Teaching Interests

  • Food Service Management