Barbara Trippeer
University of North Texas
Design
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Education

MFA, University of North Texas, 2014.
Major: Applied Design Research
BFA, Parsons School of Design, Paris, 1994.
Major: Fashion Design

Professional Memberships

The International Textile and Apparel Association. (May 2018 – Present).

Member, Textile Society. (June 14, 2021June 14, 2022).

Design Research Society. (August 2016December 2018).

Advanced Functional Fabrics of America. (January 2017May 2018).

Development Activities Attended

Seminar,"Education Virtual Summit 2021: What Matters Now? The Heart and Science of Teaching Today," Course Hero, online, online, United States of America. (July 28, 2021July 30, 2021).

Workshop,"Conversations on Decolonizing Fashion," The Research Collective for Decolonizing Fashion, online, online, Netherlands. (February 6, 2021February 6, 2021).

Tutorial,"AccuMark 2D and Yunique PLM," Gerber Technology, online, online, United States of America. (January 4, 2021January 8, 2021).

Seminar,"Fashion Interpretations Series: Dress, Medium and Meaning Symposium," The Courtauld at London College of Fashion, London, online, United Kingdom. (December 2, 2020December 5, 2020).

Seminar,"Teaching in Transition," Course Hero, online, online, United States of America. (December 3, 2020December 3, 2020).

Faculty Fellowship,"Washington DC Faculty Fellowship," UNT Office of Research and Innovation, Denton, TX, United States of America. (November 4, 2019May 15, 2020).

Workshop,"Grantsmanship," Office of Research Innovation, Denton, TX, United States of America. (December 9, 2019December 9, 2019).

Self-Study Program,"Unstuck: The Art of Productivity," Chronicle of Higher Education, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (May 01, 2019July 01, 2019).

Self-Study Program,"The Art of the Article," Chronicle of Higher Education, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (May 01, 2019June 30, 2019).

Workshop,"Beginner Design for 3D Printing," Edmaker/3D Print.com, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (June 11, 2019June 17, 2019).

Workshop,"Knitwear Training Intensive," Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, United States of America. (June 01, 2019June 08, 2019).

Seminar,"Teaching Portfolio," University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (May 20, 2019May 28, 2019).

Self-Study Program,"Faculty First Flight," UNT Faculty Success, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (August 15, 2018May 25, 2019).

Seminar,"Smart Fabrics Summit," US Dept of Commerce, International Trade Administration and IFAI (Industrial Fabrics Association International), Washington D.C., Maryland, United States of America. (April 24, 2018April 24, 2018).

Workshop,"Universal Design Methods for Education," Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY, United States of America. (October 2017October 2017).

Seminar,"Inclusivity and Universal Design Methods for Education," AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Designers of, New York, NY, United States of America. (September 2017September 2017).

Workshop,"Hacking Emergency Response Design Hack-a-thon," DOD/MD5 (Department of Defense) and MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, MA, United States of America. (May 2017May 2017).

Awards and Honors

CVAD Student Conference Grant, College of Visual Arts and Design, UNT. (20152015).

Toulouse Graduate School Student Travel Award, Toulouse Graduate School, UNT. (20152015).

Clampitt Paper Creative Center Scholarship Award, Clampitt Paper Company. (20142015).

Lucille Perry Scholarship Award, Lucille Perry. (20132014).

Teaching

Teaching Experience

University of North Texas
ADES 1540, Foundations for Communication Design, 1 course.
ADES 1550, Introduction to Fashion Design, 1 course.
ADES 1560, Fashion Design: Introduction to Industrial Sewing Techniques, 1 course.
ADES 2550, Fashion: Patternmaking I, 3 courses.
ADES 3560, Technical Design in Fashion, 4 courses.
ADES 3580, History of Fashion to 1865, 1 course.
ADES 3585, History of Twentieth Century Fashion, 1 course.
ADES 4560, Fashion Design Concepts, 4 courses.
ADES 4580, Fashion Design: Professional Practice, 4 courses.
ADES 4590, Fashion Design Studio, 3 courses.
ART 1440, Design I, 2 courses.
ART 1500, Drawing I, 2 courses.
ART 5900, Special Problems, 1 course.

Teaching at Other Institutions

Fashion Institute of Technology, Basics of Patternmaking, SXP 250, Spring 2018.

Fashion Institute of Technology, Digital Communication and Design Management, FD 244, Spring 2018.

Fashion Institute of Technology, How to Measure, Grade, and Spec a Garment to Industry Standards, SXP 262, Spring 2018.

Fashion Institute of Technology, Materials and Construction, FD 133, Fall 2017.

Fashion Institute of Technology, Patternmaking, FD 243, Fall 2017.

Fashion Institute of Technology, Sportswear Incubator, FD 462, Fall 2017.

FIT International Summer Study: Sustainability, Sutainability Upcycling Workshop https://barbara-trippeer.myportfolio.com/fit-su-intduoc-chilesustainabilityup-cycling-worksho, Summer 2017.

Fashion Institute of Technology, Product Lifecycle Management, FD 241, Spring 2017.

Fashion Institute of Technology, Sportswear Concepts, FD 369, Spring 2017.

Non-Credit Instruction

Seminar, Cotton Incorporated, 200. (March 23, 2020March 27, 2020).

Workshop, MFA program, Fashion Institute of Technology, 22. (September 27, 2017September 27, 2017).

Workshop, DUOC Chile, Fashion Institute of Technology International Summer Intensive, 25. (June 2017June 2017).

Directed Student Learning

Major Professor,"Healthcare Design Research," Design. (August 15, 2020 – Present).

Master's Thesis Committee Co-Chair,"Textile Surface Design Senior Portfolio," Design. (August 2018 – Present).

Supervised Teaching Activity,"Graduate Student Guided Teaching Mentorship," Art Foundations. (August 2018 – Present).

Directed Individual/Independent Study,"Cancer Sensor Bra Development," Design. (January 2017 – Present).

Other,"Werewool," Other - Outside UNT. (January 2018September 2018).

Other,"BioEssence Bodysuit," Other - Outside UNT. (January 2017May 2017).

Awards and Honors

Thank a Teacher, CVAD. (June 10, 2020August 15, 2020).

Research

Published Intellectual Contributions

Abstracts and Proceedings
Trippeer, B. C. (2021). Experiential Client Development- Digital Fabrication Opera Costume Project. Other. 2020 ITAA Conference Proceedings. Iowa State: https://www.iastatedigitalpress.com/itaa/article/id/12127/. https://www.iastatedigitalpress.com/itaa/article/id/12127/
Gam, H., Kim, J., Trippeer, B., p. y. (2021). Creating Cooperative Learning Environment through Cotton Capsule Wardrobe Project. Other. Conference Proceedings of the 2020 ITAA Conference: Pivoting for the Pandemic. 2020(1), . Iowa: Iowa State Digital Press. https://www.iastatedigitalpress.com/itaa/article/id/12130/
Wang, F., Kim, Y., Altoe, M. L., Marone, A., Kymissis, I., Hielscher, A., Trippeer, B., Edwards, A., Sperber, A., Schiros, T., Goetz, S. (2020). Development of a Prototype of a Wearable Flexible Electro-Optical Imaging System for the Breast. OSA Technical Digest. Optical Society of America. https://www.osa.org/en-us/meetings/osa_meetings/osa_biophotonics_congress_biomedical_optics/submit_papers/
Cited Research
Trippeer, B. (2019). Sketching-as-Design-Thinking/Chapter 3/Fashion Drawing. Sketching-as-Design-Thinking. (first), Chapter 3. Routledge/Taylor and Francis. https://www.routledge.com/Sketching-as-Design-Thinking/Hoffmann/p/book/9781138579415
Journal Article
Rodgers, P. A., Trippeer, B. (2020). R is for Resources. Design Research for Change: An Illustrated A to Z for the Design of Care. (first), . Lancaster: Routledge/Taylor and Francis. https://www.designresearchforchange.co.uk/does-design-care-2/
Trippeer, B. (2015). http://research.shu.ac.uk/design4health/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/D4H_Trippeer.pdf

Presentations Given

Demonstration

Trippeer, B. C. (Presenter), Sustainable Fashion Live Webinar Series, Mend, Care, Repair, SMU's Cairn's Lab, https://www.instagram.com/thecairnslab/, United States of America. (2021).

Invited Talk

Trippeer, B. (Panelist), Future of Fashion Summit, The Future of Fashion: Inclusivity, Customization, and the application of Emerging Technology, online digital summit, United States of America. (20192019).

Trippeer, B. (Presenter), Ujiie, H. (Presenter), Wan, M. (Presenter), Zhu, M. (Presenter), Dent, A. H. (Presenter), Material Changes: What’s New, What’s Next in Textiles, Cutting Edge Innovations in Apparel Technologies, Home Textiles Today, Home Textiles Today New York Headquarters, New York City, United States of America. (20172017).

Trippeer, B. (Presenter), Heisel, S. (Presenter), Grushkin, D. (Presenter), Sustainability and Textiles: New Models in Design, Technology, and Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles, Textile Futures: Smart Garments and E-Textiles: Well-being and our Connected Selves, Summer Institute at the Fashion Institute of Technology, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, United States of America. (20172017).

Trippeer, B. (Presenter), Social Science Speaker Series: Materiality, Materiality: Smart Garments and E-Textiles, Perot Museum of Science, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (20162016).

Oral Presentation

Trippeer, B., Design 4 Health 2015, Creative Toolkits for Creating Biomedical Technology for Children with Chronic Illness, Sheffield Hallum University, Sheffield Hallum University. (20152015).

Panel Presentation

Trippeer, B. C. (Author & Presenter), 2020 International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Virtual Conference, 2020 Nancy Rutherford Teaching Innovation Curriculumn Challenge: Experiential Client Development, International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA), online/virtual (due to covid19 precautions), United States of America. (20202020).

Trippeer, B. (Author & Presenter), Fourteenth International Conference Design Principles and Practices:Advocacy in Design: Engagement, Commitment, and Action, ReDesigning Identity: Fashion + Opera in the Me Too Movement: Case Study of Interdisciplinary Co-Design in Studio Education, Design Principles and Practices, PRATT, NYC, NY, United States of America. (20202020).

Trippeer, B. C. (Panelist), Anderson, L. (Coordinator/Organizer), Bitonti, F. (Panelist), Ted, S. (Panelist), Seymour, S. (Panelist), The Shared Future of Fashion and Aerospace, Human Factors and Biomedical Considerations in Smart Garment Design, FAAR (Fashion and Aerospace for Advanced Realities), New York, United States of America. (20172017).

Trippeer, B. (Panelist), Liu, A. (Panelist), Materials Day: Hot Topics in Materials, Human Factors in Smart Garment Design, Penn State, Penn State University, United States of America. (20172017).

Paper

Trippeer, B. C. (Author & Presenter), Gam, H. (Author & Presenter), Otto, A. (Author), 2021 ITAA Virtual Conference, The Micro-factory Model: a Case Study in Entrepreneurship, Slow Fashion, and Sustainability, ITAA (International Textile and Apparel Association), Virtual, United States of America. (20212021).

Gam, H. (Author & Presenter), Kim, J. (Author & Presenter), Trippeer, B. (Author & Presenter), Yao, P. (Author), 2020 Annual meeting of the International Textile and Apparel Association, Creating Cooperative Learning Environment through Cotton Capsule Wardrobe Project, International Textile and Apparel Association, Denver, CO, United States of America. (20202020).

Poster

Trippeer, B. C. (Author & Presenter), 2020 ITAA Virtual Conference, Experiential Client Development: Digital Fabrication Opera Costume Project, International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA), virtual/online (due to covid precautions), United States of America. (20202020).

Artistic and Professional Performances and Exhibits

Art - Exhibition, Group. Trippeer, B., Eaton, J., Mabra, J., Davis, S., Garcia, J., Critchaw, J., "Don Giovanni: CVAD + Unt Opera," CVAD Gallery/ Cora Stafford Gallery Denton, TX, United States of America. (January 31, 2020February 17, 2020).

Theatre - Design costumes. Trippeer, B., "Don Giovanni," UNT Opera/UNT College of Music, Murchison Performing Arts Center University of North Texas Denton, Texas, United States of America. (July 15, 2019November 15, 2019).

Media Contributions

Internet
"UNT Opera honored with National Opera Association Award," unt/news. (December 1, 2020).
"State of the University- Fall 2020 Official Notice from the President," State of the University/Covid Heroes. (September 24, 2020).
"Fashion design, opera students unite to connect 'Don Giovanni' with modern audiences," President's News Roundup. (November 19, 2019).
Magazine
"Design Students Bring Wearable Technology to UNT Opera’s Don Giovanni," D Magazine. (November 08, 2019).
Newspaper
"Celebrating Creativity," North Texan Special Edition 2019. (January 01, 2020).
"UNT Fashion and Opera Departments Collaborate for First Time with Don Giovanni," Denton Chronicle. (November 01, 2019).
"Special Section: Wearable Technology," HUE Magazine. (August 2017).
Other
"Drawing applications in Fashion Design," Sketching as Design Thinking / Edition 1. (November 28, 2019).

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Grant - Research
Kim, J. (Principal), Gam, H. (Co-Principal), Xu, B. (Co-Principal), Trippeer, B. (Co-Principal), "Rethinking Cotton Learning: Innovation Through Collaboration," Sponsored by Cotton Incorporated, Private, $46072 Funded. (January 2020December 2020).
Grant - Teaching
Trippeer, B. C. (Principal), "Connect Learning Grant to (re)design ADES 4560 through integration of High-Impact Educational Practices," Sponsored by UNT Career Center, University of North Texas, $500 Funded. (July 31, 2021December 15, 2021).

Awards and Honors

ITAA 2020 Paper of Distinction Award in the Pedagogy and Professional Development Track, ITAA (International Textile and Apparel Association). (August 27, 2020November 21, 2020).

ITAA 2020 Nancy Rutherford Teaching Challenge/Innovative Teaching/1st place, ITAA (International Textile and Apparel Association). (August 13, 2020November 21, 2020).

Second Place in Division VI/Best College Production in America, National Opera Association. (November 10, 2020November 20, 2020).

Nominated for: 2020 DC Faculty Fellows, Vice President for the UNT Office of Research and Innovation. (November 4, 2019June 30, 2020).

Honorable Mention New Paper Presentation, Design 4 Health. (May 2015May 2015).

Service

University Service

Chairperson, Entry Review Process 2020 ReDesign. (August 15, 2020May 15, 2021).

Track Organizer, Instutional Effectiveness/University Accreditation. (June 15, 2020May 15, 2021).

Co-Chair, Organize Speaker Series: Cotton Education Week: Reframing Design Curriculum through Cotton Education (Sponsored through Cotton Incorporated). (January 1, 2019December 30, 2020).

Co-Chair, Organize Workshops: Cotton Education Week: Reframing Design Curriculum through Cotton Education (Sponsored through Cotton Incorporated). (January 1, 2019December 30, 2020).

Session Chair, ADES 4590 Fashion Design Advanced Digital Patternmaking. (August 1, 2020August 15, 2020).

Special Institutional Assignment, DC Faculty Fellowship. (November 4, 2019June 30, 2020).

Track Organizer, Fashion Design Senior Portfolios for CVAD Website. (January 15, 2020June 15, 2020).

Track Organizer, Intitutional Effectiveness/University Accredidation. (August 15, 2018June 15, 2020).

Other, CVAD Fashion and Textile Design Technology Lab Proposal. (September 2018August 2019).

Faculty Mentor, Graduate Student Mentor. (August 2018May 2019).

Faculty Mentor, MFA Thesis Committee. (August 2018May 2019).

Committee Member, RPT Merit SubCommittee. (August 2018May 2019).

Committee Chair, Design Thinking Course Development SubCommittee. (August 2018January 2019).

Professional Service

Reviewer, Book, Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, New York, New York. (January 21, 2020February 07, 2020).

Public Service

Mentor, Highland Park AP Research Capstone Program, Highland Park, Texas. (October 20, 2018May 15, 2019).

Consulting

Professional Design Work – Private, The Building writers organization, online, United States of America. (May 5, 2021 – Present).

Academic, Cairns Lab: Collaborative Research on People and the Environment, https://people.smu.edu/mcairns/research/, United States of America. (January 15, 2021 – Present).

Professional Design Work – University/Academic Partners, Fashion Institute of Technology- Emerging Technology Research Group, New York, United States of America. (August 15, 2017May 15, 2021).

Professional Design Work – University/Academic Partners, Veil Industries, Colorado, United States of America. (August 15, 2017May 5, 2021).

Professional Design Work – University/Academic Partners, Columbia University, New York, United States of America. (January 15, 2018December 30, 2020).

Professional Design Work – University/Academic Partners, SUNY (State University of New York), New York, United States of America. (August 15, 2018December 30, 2019).

Awards and Honors

Nominated for: Faculty Expert, UNT Division of University Brand Strategy & Communications. (June 26, 2020May 15, 2021).