Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors Directory

Name Job Title / Department Contact
Patricia Annis

Patricia A. Annis

Associate Professor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Patricia A. Annis focuses on textile sciences and the physical analysis of textiles.

309 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4889

Berea Antaki

Berea Antaki

Graduate Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Homeira Azari

Homeira Azari

Graduate Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
5317398504

Apurba Banerjee

Apurba Banerjee

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

313 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
9702869525

Gajanan Bhat

Gajanan S. Bhat

Georgia Athletic Association Professor of Fibers and Textiles and Department Head

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Gajanan Bhat's Research Focus is Nonwovens and High Performance FIbers

321 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4888

Sarah Bingham

Sarah Michelle Bingham

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

215-D Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-615-3535

Mary Brewer

Mary Sue Brewer

Research Tech III

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

367 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3758

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Alecia Brooks

Part Time Instructor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

350 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4888

Kristin Butler

Kristin Butler

Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Instructor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

205 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
912-230-4879

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Carly Cerneka

Graduate Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dawson Hall Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
6786022720

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Thea Ellenberg

Adjunct Faculty

Furnishings and Interiors Instructor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

203 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-202-2702

Huipu Gao

Huipu Gao

Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7064613323

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Emily Paige Gaston

Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

203 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
512-809-9775

Lilia Gomez-Lanier

Lilia Gomez-Lanier

Assistant Professor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Lilia Gomez-Lanier researches the influences that the built environment may have on the learning outcomes.

213 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-8777

Alexey Gruzd

Alexey Gruzd

Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

101 Riverbend North
110 Riverbend Road
Athens, GA 30605

Ian R. Hardin

Ian R. Hardin

Georgia Power Professor of Textile Science Emeritus

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Ian R. Hardin investigates textile chemical processing and nanotechnical fiber surface modifiers

300 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0357

Patricia Hunt-Hurst

Patricia Hunt-Hurst

Associate Dean for Academic Programs

Office of the Dean, SSAC, Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

224 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4860

Fnu Ishani

Fnu Ishani

Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dawson Hall Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
4045093947

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Shafiqul Islam

Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

McNeel Kennon

McNeel Y. Kennon

Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

7065939397

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Yunsang Kim

Research Associate

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

101 Riverbend North
110 Riverbend Road
Athens, GA 30605
6788230001

Caroline Kopot

Caroline Kopot

Ph.D. Student & Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

363 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
206-992-0222

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Amine Laradji

Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

101 Riverbend North
110 Riverbend Road
Athens, GA 30605
6155222073

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Natasha Marie Lee

Diversity Fellow

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Natasha Lee is a the Diversity Fellow for the Institute of Human Development and Disability

040 River’s Crossing
850 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30602
5042755522

Anuradhi Liyanapathiranage

Anuradhi Liyanapathiranage

Graduate Research Assistant and Ph.D Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4891

Linda Lyons

Linda Lyons

Lecturer

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

212 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Laura McAndrews

Laura E McAndrews

Assistant Professor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Laura McAndrews research focuses on the human dynamic in the global apparel supply chain.

200B Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-6771

Clair McClure

Clair McClure

Lecturer

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Clair McClure is a lecturer and the internship coordinator in fashion merchandising.

215B Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-8447

Anne McInnis

Anne McInnis

Grad Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
917-519-2663

Katalin Medvedev

Katalin Medvedev

Professor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Katalin Medvedev has interests in dressing the body, social and political aspects of dress, and social sustainability.

319 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4307

Sergiy Minko

Sergiy Minko

Georgia Power Professor of Fiber and Polymer Science

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Sergiy Minko is Georgia Power Professor of Fiber and Polymer Science and a supervisor of the Nanostructured Materials Lab http://nsmlab.com

305 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-338-1319

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Jenni Morgan

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
770-296-9144

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C Jeff Morgan

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
678-347-6401

Aditi Nandy

Aditi Nandy

Graduate Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

305 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

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Theresa Perenich

Professor Emeritus

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Nonumber

Melody Pike

Melody Lee Pike

Senior Accountant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

321 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7065420152

Terri Puckett

Terri Puckett

Administrative Associate II

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

321 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4891

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Smriti Rai

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4891

Jaleesa Reed

Jaleesa Reed

Graduate Student & Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

313 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-617-2016

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Taylor Patricia Yvette Saenz

student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

205 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
912-590-4390

Yoo-Kyoung Seock

Yoo-Kyoung Seock

Associate Professor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Yoo-Kyoung Seock's research focuses on multi-channel retailing, and consumer psychographics and shopping behaviors

307 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4892

Suraj Sharma

Suraj Sharma

Associate Professor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Suraj Sharma researches bioplastics - biocomposites from renewable resources, smart textiles, and medical textiles.

352 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7353

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JeongAh Shin

Graduate Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-255-8073

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Riley Shivitz

student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

7138653101

Partha Sikdar

Partha Pratim Sikdar

Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

505 Riverbend Parkway APT 128C Athens, GA 3060
Athens, Georgia 3060

Monica Sklar

Monica Sklar

Assistant Professor & Liaison to the Historic Clothing and Textiles Collection

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

200c Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7598

LaFarrah Smith

LaFarrah Smith

Administrative Specialist I

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

321 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4888

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Ashley Jordan Turner

Graduate Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

309 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
6789436957

Greg Vessels

Greg Vessels

Georgia Soft Goods Education Foundation Distinguished Professor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

317 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4884

Mauricio Villa Gonzalez

Mauricio Villa Gonzalez

Student M.S. Merchandising and International Trade

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7065409260

Beth Weigle

Beth Weigle

Instructor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Beth Weigle's interests focus on textile science, historic dress, trend forecasting, and consumer behavior.

315 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4887

Shuangyan Wu

Shuangyan Wu

Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Nataraja Yadavalli

Nataraja Sekhar Yadavalli

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

106A Riverbend North
110 Riverbend Road
Athens, GA 30605
(706) 542 4222

Charles Yang

Charles Yang

Professor, Textiles, Merchandising And Interiors (Emeritus)

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Charles Yang investigates textile finishing systems and chemical modification of textiles.

305 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4912