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Name: Marcia Weiss
Position: Program Director & Associate Professor, Textile Design
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Marcia Weiss
Program Director- B.S. and M.S. in Textile Design
Associate Professor
B.S. in Textile Design, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science
M.F.A. in Fibers, Savannah College of Art Design

Jennifer Rhodes
Assistant Program Director- B.S. in Textile Design
Adjunct Professor
B.S. in Textile Design, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science

Janet Brady
Associate Professor of Materials Technology
A.S, Textile Technology, Fashion Institute of Technology
B.S. Textile Technology, Philadelphia University
M.S., Textile Engineering , Philadelphia University

Becky Flax
Assistant Professor of Textile Design
B.S. and M.S. in Textile Design, Philadelphia University

Meghan Kelly
Visiting Assistant Professor of Textile Design 
BFA in Fiber Art and Art History, Kansas City Art Institute
M.S. in Textile Design, Philadelphia University 

Nancy J. Howard
Associate Professor of Dyeing and Finishing
B.S. Design & Environmental Analysis, Cornell Univ.
M.S. Textile Science, Univ of Connecticut (UConn)
M.S. Materials Science, Univ of Connecticut (UConn)
PhD. Polymer & Fibre Science, Univ of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology (UMIST)

The textile design program also includes adjunct faculty members who work in the industry while teaching classes at the University. They bring with them a wide range of expertise and for students act as immediate connections to the textile industry and form part of students’ professional network.