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Fashion Design & Merchandising Faculty

SIU's Fashion Design and Merchandising faculty have professional experience related to their teaching areas. All courses in the FDM major are taught by faculty members.

Siwon Cho

Associate Professor

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311F Quigley Hall
Mailcode 4337
Phone: 618.453.8867
Fax: 618.453.1129

Siwon Cho, Ph.D., received her bachelor's degree in clothing and textiles from Southern Illinois University; her master's degree in clothing and textiles from Virginia Tech; and doctoral degree in apparel business and economics analysis from Virginia Tech.  RESEARCH Dr. Cho conducts full profile >>

Judy Huyck


Huyck Faculty Photo

Quigley Hall 311E
Mailcode 4337
Phone: 618.453.1984
Fax: 618.453.1129

SIU SINCE 2012 RESEARCH INTERESTS Sustainable Fashion design, using hemp and bamboo in upscale fashion, Teaching Sustainability was  a means of changing the fashion industry. COURSES TAUGHT FDM111 Fashion Production I FDM 112 Fashion Production II FDM121 Fashion Illustration FDM 172 Visual full profile >>

Laura Kidd

Associate Professor and Fashion Design & Merchandising Program Director

Kidd Faculty Photo

311D Quigley Hall
Mailcode 4337
Phone: 618.453.3734
Fax: 618.453.1129

SIU SINCE 1996 RESEARCH INTERESTS Social history pertaining to dress, ethnic costume, Hungarian holocaust, neo-Nazi hate clothing, flag-themed clothing. SPECIAL PROJECTS 1997-present:  Producer and Director of annual Fashion Design & Merchandising Program Fashion Show (April) that full profile >>

Seung-Hee Lee

Judge William Holmes Cook Professor

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Quigley Hall 311H
Mailcode 4337
Phone: 618.453.1981
Fax: 618.453.1129

RESEARCH INTERESTS Her research interests include brand marketing (e.g., luxury brands, counterfeit brands), cross-cultural consumer behavior, and social responsibility marketing (e.g., sustainability). Her research has been published in Journal of Business Research, Clothing & Textiles Research full profile >>

Bobette Stott


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Phone: 618.453.3734

Bobette Stott is a Los Angeles based design director, merchandiser, and practicing artist. With over 20 years professional industry experience, Stott specializes in lifestyle product categories, including athleisure, sportswear, dresses, and full fashion knits. Her collections have sold throughout full profile >>