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Indiana University Bloomington

Department of Apparel Merchandising and Interior Design College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty

AMID has a world-class faculty blending academics and practitioners to give our students a well-rounded education that informs and inspires them. The Retail Design and Merchandising faculty have over 100 years experience in the industry, the Design Studies group features design scholars, and practitioners from a variety of design fields, such as architecture, graphic and information design, as well as licensed interior designers. The Fashion Design and Culture group bring a scholarly approach to their curriculum, combining dress studies with creative and technical design.

Faculty By Area

Heather Akou Heather Akou, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Associate Department Chair
(812) 855-5223
hakouatindiana.edu
Rick Bomberger Rick Bomberger
Senior Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
rbombergeratrbapparel.com

Meriem Chida, Ph.D.
Lecturer

(812) 855-5223
mchidaatindiana.edu
Deborah Christiansen, Ph.D. Deborah Christiansen, Ph.D.
Lecturer
Director of Undergraduate Studies
(812) 855-5223
delchrisatindiana.edu
Mary Embry Mary Embry
Senior Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
mcembryatindiana.edu
Ashley Hasty Ashley Hasty, Ph.D.
Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
hastyaatindiana.edu
Kevin Lair, Ph.D. Kevin Lair, M. Arch.
Assistant Professor
(812) 375-7550
kslairatindiana.edu
Sharron Lennon Sharron Lennon, Ph.D.
Professor
(812) 855-5223
sjlennonatindiana.edu
Jane Matranga Jane Matranga
Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
matrangaatindiana.edu
C. Thomas Mitchell, Ph.D. C. Thomas Mitchell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(812) 855-6425
tmdesignatindiana.edu
Marleen Newman Marleen Newman, M. Arch
Senior Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
marnewmaatindiana.edu
Eloise Paul Eloise Paul
Senior Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
epaulatindiana.edu
Jonathan Racek Jonathan Racek, M.Arch, LEED A.P.
Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
jonracekatindiana.edu
Kelly Richardson Kelly Richardson
Assistant Curator
(812) 855-4627
ksricharatindiana.edu
Kathleen Rowold, Ph.D. Kathleen Rowold, Ph.D.
Professor
Department Chair
Curator of The Sage Collection
(812) 855-5223
rowoldatindiana.edu
Janis Shaffer Janis Shaffer
Senior Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
jalshaffatindiana.edu
Marie Shakespeare Marie Shakespeare, M.F.A.
Adjunct Instructor
(812) 855-5223
mshakespatindiana.edu
Kennon Smith, Ph.D. Kennon Smith, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(812) 855-5223
kennsmitatindiana.edu
T. Kelly Wilson, Ph.D. T. Kelly Wilson, M. Arch.
Associate Professor
Director of IUCA+D Columbus
(812) 375-7550
wilsontkatindiana.edu
Jiangmei Wu Jiangmei Wu, LEED AP
Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
jiawuatindiana.edu
Barb Young Barb Young, IIDA, LEED AP
Lecturer
(812) 855-5223
barbbennatindiana.edu