Dr Jorge Metri (PhD)

Food Scientist

Dr Jorge Metri PhD is a Nutritionist with vast experience in food design with natural ingredients. He also researches sensory sciences and food quality with cutting-edge technologies like Machine Learning. He writes and reviews content on these topics.

Dr Jorge Metri’s highlights:

  • Invited Reviewer of two international scientific Journals
  • PhD in Food Science with emphasis on reduced-fat salad dressings with non-animal derived proteins at Universidad De Las Américas Puebla
  • Diploma in Artificial Intelligence at Universidad Anáhuac, México
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition at the Universidad Latino

“Science shows its true impact when we make it understandable for everyone” – Dr Jorge Metri PhD.

Professional experience:

Prior to doing his PhD, Jorge Metri worked as an independent nutritionist for almost two years, focusing on sports nutrition to enhance the performance of swimmers and triathletes.

Jorge Metri has worked on several multidisciplinary research projects, including fruit processing, the production of protein-based products, spices, seasonings, jams, and artificial intelligence applied to agriculture production and food quality.

In the food technology area, Jorge Metri has contributed to improving sales and profits of two entrepreneurs of artisanal food products by reformulating their products and standardizing their processes.

Due to the high volume of food production and innovation, the food industry will need new technologies for food characterization in the next years; Jorge Metri is looking for studying such technologies, in 2022, he was selected as a finalist in the IFT FIRST 2022 Food Science event for the Sensory & Consumer Sciences Division Graduate Student Pangborn Oral Competition with the work titled: Machine Learning Models for Mayonnaise Acceptability Prediction.


  • 2018 – 2023: PhD in Food Science at Universidad De Las Américas Puebla of Puebla, México
  • 2022: Diploma in Artificial Intelligence at Universidad Anáhuac, México
  • 2011 – 2016: Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition at the Universidad Latino of Mérida Yucatán, México.

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You can view some of Dr Metri’s work below and links to his professional profiles:

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jorge-metri-ojeda/ 

Research Gate:  https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jorge-Carlos-Metri-Ojeda-2 

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=SBi5hE8AAAAJ&hl=es 

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7333-3688 

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