Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors Directory

Name Job Title / Department Contact

Patricia A. Annis

Associate Professor Emerita

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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


Berea Antaki

MS Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

Homeira Azari

PhD Student, Teaching and Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
531-739-8504

Audra Bass

Farm hand

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

1420 Rose Creek Drive
Watkinsville, Georgia 30677
7708782606

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 Michelle Bingham

MS Student & Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

200-A Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-615-3535

Alecia Brooks

Instructor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

350 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Carly Cerneka

MS Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

315D Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
678-602-2720

Thea Ellenberg

Adjunct Faculty

Instructor

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

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

PhD Student & 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

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

706-542-0357

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

MS Student & Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

313 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
404-509-3947

Shafiqul Islam

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

McNeel Y. Kennon

MS Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

215D Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-593-9397

Caroline Kopot

PhD Student & Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

Anuradhi Liyanapathiranage

PhD Student & Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

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

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

MS Student & Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

Katalin Medvedev

Professor & Undergraduate Coordinator

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

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

Jenni Morgan

MS Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

C. Jeff Morgan

MS Student & Graduate 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

MS Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

Theresa Perenich

Professor Emerita

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


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

Smriti Rai

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Jaleesa Reed

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

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

Associate Professor & Graduate Coordinator

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

JeongAh Shin

MS Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-255-8473

Lora Shue

Business Manager I

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

321 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0152

Partha Pratim Sikdar

MS Student & Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

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

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

Ashley Jordan Turner

MS Student

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

313 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
678-943-6957

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

MS Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-540-9260

Beth Weigle

PhD Student & Graduate Teaching Assistant

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

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

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

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

Professor 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