Barbara Trippeer

Assistant Professor

Fashion Design
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ART 245

Barbara’s professional experience has been in product lifecycle development of contemporary sportswear, womenswear, and childrenswear, with sourcing and production in both the domestic and international markets.

As part of her academic research agenda, Barbara is focused on exploring emerging technology, sustainability, inclusive design, and fashion as adaptive clothing or as an “assistive technology” to aid individuals living with a disability.

Barbara earned her BFA in Fashion Design at The Parsons The New School of Design in Paris and her MFA in Design Research from the University of North Texas.