Faculty & Staff

The award winning TAM Faculty offer a wide variety of expertise from global studies of the softgoods industry to consumer, historic, technological, or production perspectives. You will find faculty and staff of the TAM Department to be friendly and helpful.

Current Faculty at a Glance

Jung Ha-BrookshireJung Ha-Brookshire, Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies, HES
Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, TAM
PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
MBA, Baruch College, City University of New York | BS, Seoul National University

E-mail: habrookshirej@missouri.edu

Nicole JohnstonNicole Johnston, MHCTC Archivist and Instructor
MS, University of Missouri | BS, University of Missouri

E-mail: johnstonnr@missouri.edu

Kerri McBee-BlackKerri McBee-Black, Instructor
MS, University of Missouri | BS, Columbia College

E-mail: mcbeeblackk@missouri.edu

Jaime MestresJaime Mestres, Senior Academic Advisor, Career Services Coordinator, and Instructor
PhD, University of Missouri
MS, University of Missouri | BS, Fontbonne University

E-mail: mestresj@missouri.edu

Kristen MorrisKristen Morris, Assistant Professor
PhD, Cornell University
MS, Colorado State University | BS, Colorado State University

E-mail: morriskd@missouri.edu

Pamela NorumPamela Norum, Professor and Department Chair
PhD, Cornell University
MS, Cornell University | BS, San Diego State

E-mail: norump@missouri.edu

Jean ParsonsJean Parsons, Professor
PhD, University of Maryland
MS, University of Maryland | BS, Pennsylvania State University

E-mail: parsonsjl@missouri.edu

Li ZhaoLi Zhao, Assistant Professor
PhD, University of Missouri
MS, Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology | BS, Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology

E-mail: zhaol1@missouri.edu

Emeriti Faculty

Laurel E. Wilson, Professor Emerita

Betty Dillard , Professor Emerita

Jean Hamilton Pry Professor Emerita


Leona NicholsLeona Nichols, Business Support Specialist II
137 Stanley Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: (573) 882-7317
Fax: (573) 882-3289
E-mail: nicholslm@missouri.edu