ELIZABETH BYE, Professor, Department Head
office: 240 McNeal Hall
faculty website: http://dha.design.umn.edu/faculty/EBye.html
Scholarly Interests: Wearable product design center: Innovations studio, sizing and fit, technology/tradition, human factors in the design of wearable products.
MARILYN DeLONG, Professor
office: 351 McNeal Hall
faculty website: http://dha.design.umn.edu/faculty/MDelong.html
Scholarly Interests: aesthetics, cross-cultural influences on design, apparel design, clothing design, apparel history.
LUCY DUNNE, Associate Professor, Program Director
office: 356 McNeal Hall
faculty website: http://dha.design.umn.edu/faculty/LDunne.html
Scholarly interests: wearable technology, smart clothing, bio-sensing, wearable human- computer interaction, wearability. Focus on user-oriented wearable design of garment- integrated techologies for context awareness and device interface.
KAREN LaBAT, Professor
office: 354 McNeal Hall
faculty website: http://dha.design.umn.edu/faculty/KLaBat.html
Scholarly Interests: Human Dimensioning Lab (body scanner & motion capture system), product development for human health and safety, apparel fit and sizing.