The mission of the Department of Human Ecology is to prepare students for careers, graduate study and leadership roles in Fashion Merchandising, Child Development, Family and Consumer Sciences, and Food and Nutrition. The department challenges faculty and students to make contributions that will enhance the quality of life of individuals and families in diverse societies. Our focus is to empower individuals to cope with change, explore new technologies, and manage resources wisely. The philosophical tenets and programmatic focus remain central to the mission of the 1890-land grant university. This mission is carried out through teaching, research and community service.
To establish and promote high academic standards and performance
To provide career development opportunities for students, faculty and staff.
To strengthen and expand research and community service programs.
To increase enrollment and graduation rates.
|Faculty and Staff Directories
Namwamba, Grace, Chair
Brooks, Jada E., Assistant Professor
Clinton, Bridgett E., Assistant Professor
Ferraro, Cathy A., Lecturer and Director
Khoza, Lombuso, Associate Professor & FIT Liaison
Kumelachew, Missale, Associate Professor
Long, Donna M., Associate Professor and Director
Satterlee, Donna J., Assistant Professor
Shaw, Anugrah, Professor
Zoumenou, Virginie M, Associate Professor
Shockley, Theresa D.,
Administrative Assistant I
Room No. 2101
Richard A. Henson Center
Reed, Shashanna D., B.S.
Child and Family Development Center
Early Childhood Research Center