Faculty Profile

Li-Fen Chang

Li-Fen Chang

Title
Associate Professor
Department
Design
College
College of Visual Arts and Design

    

Education

Certificate, Gerber Technology, Inc., Tolland, CT 06084, USA, 1997.
Major: AccuMark Pattern Design; training sponsored by Jerrell, Ltd., Dallas; awarded by CAD Specialist Kanani Mahelona, Gerber Technology Inc.
MA, Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas, USA, 1996.
Major: Major: Fashion Design/ Contemporary women's suits: Design influences from Cristobal Balenciaga from 1950 to 1959
BFA, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA, 1993.
Major: Major: Fashion Design/ Minor: Human Resource Management
AA, Shih Chien College, Taipei, Taiwan (now Shih Chien University since 1990, http://fashion.usc.edu.tw/e/profile.asp), 1985.
Major: Fashion Design

Current Scheduled Teaching*

ADES 4550.501, Fashion: Target Market, Fall 2021 Syllabus
ADES 4550.502, Fashion: Target Market, Fall 2021 Syllabus
ADES 4700.748, Professional Internship, Fall 2021 Syllabus

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

ADES 4555.501, Fashion: Collection, Spring 2021 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4555.502, Fashion: Collection, Spring 2021 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4700.748, Professional Internship, Spring 2021 Syllabus
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2021 Syllabus
ADES 1560.503, Fashion Design: Introduction to Industrial Sewing Techniques, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4550.501, Fashion: Target Market, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4550.502, Fashion: Target Market, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4555.501, Fashion: Collection, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ADES 4555.502, Fashion: Collection, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2020
ADES 3550.501, Fashion: Draping, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3550.502, Fashion: Draping, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2019 Syllabus
ADES 2570.501, Fashion Drawing, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2570.502, Fashion Drawing, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3570.501, Computers in Fashion : Presentation, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3570.502, Computers in Fashion : Presentation, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4580.001, Fashion Design: Professional Practice, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2570.501, Fashion Drawing, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2570.502, Fashion Drawing, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3570.501, Computers in Fashion : Presentation, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3570.502, Computers in Fashion : Presentation, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2017
ADES 4580.001, Fashion Design: Professional Practice, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2570.501, Fashion Drawing, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2570.502, Fashion Drawing, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3570.501, Computers in Fashion : Presentation, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3570.502, Computers in Fashion : Presentation, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2550.501, Fashion: Patternmaking I, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2550.502, Fashion: Patternmaking I, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 2550.503, Fashion: Patternmaking I, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4590.501, Fashion Design Studio, Summer 3W1 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 4580.001, Fashion Design: Professional Practice, Spring 2015 Syllabus
ADES 2570.501, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2015 Syllabus
ADES 2570.502, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2015 Syllabus
ADES 3550.501, Fashion Design III, Fall 2014 Syllabus
ADES 3550.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2014 Syllabus
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2014
ADES 4590.501, Fashion Design Studio, Summer 3W1 2014 Syllabus
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2014
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Summer 3W1 2014
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2014
ADES 3555.501, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2014 Syllabus
ADES 3555.502, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2014 Syllabus
ADES 2570.502, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2014 Syllabus
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2014
ADES 3550.501, Fashion Design III, Fall 2013 Syllabus
ADES 3550.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2013 Syllabus
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2013
ADES 3555.501, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2013 Syllabus
ADES 3555.502, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2013 Syllabus
ADES 4700.748, Professional Internship, Spring 2013
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2013
ADES 3550.501, Fashion Design III, Fall 2012 Syllabus
ADES 3550.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2012 Syllabus
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2012
ADES 4700.748, Professional Internship, Summer 5W1 2012
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2012
ADES 3555.501, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2012 Syllabus
ADES 3555.502, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2012 Syllabus
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2012
ADES 3550.501, Fashion Design III, Fall 2011 Syllabus
ADES 3550.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2011 Syllabus
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2011
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2011
ADES 4590.501, Fashion Design Studio, Summer 3W1 2011
ADES 3555.501, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2011 Syllabus
ADES 3555.502, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2011 Syllabus
ADES 2570.503, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2011 Syllabus
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2011
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2011
ADES 3550.501, Fashion Design III, Fall 2010 Syllabus
ADES 3550.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2010 Syllabus
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2010
ADES 4590.501, Fashion Design Studio, Summer 3W1 2010
ADES 3555.501, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2010 Syllabus
ADES 3555.502, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2010 Syllabus
ART 4450.748, Professional Internship, Spring 2010
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2010
ADES 3550.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2009 Syllabus
ADES 3550.503, Fashion Design III, Fall 2009 Syllabus
ADES 2555.501, Fashion Design II, Spring 2009
ADES 3555.501, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2009
ADES 3555.502, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2009
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2009
ADES 3550.501, Fashion Design III, Fall 2008
ADES 3550.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2008
ART 2130.503, Fashion Design II, Spring 2008
ART 3130.503, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2008
ART 3130.504, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2008
ART 5900.748, Special Problems, Spring 2008
ART 2120.502, Fashion Design I, Fall 2007
ART 3120.503, Fashion Design III, Fall 2007
ART 3120.504, Fashion Design III, Fall 2007
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2007
ART 4808.501, Fashion Design Studio, Summer 5W2 2007
ART 2130.502, Fashion Design II, Spring 2007
ART 2130.503, Fashion Design II, Spring 2007
ART 3130.505, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2007
ART 2125.501, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2007
ART 2120.503, Fashion Design I, Fall 2006
ART 2120.504, Fashion Design I, Fall 2006
ART 3120.501, Fashion Design III, Fall 2006
ART 3120.502, Fashion Design III, Fall 2006
ART 4900.748, Special Problems, Fall 2006
ART 4808.501, Fashion Design Studio, Summer 5W1 2006
ART 3130.501, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2006
ART 3130.502, Fashion Design IV, Spring 2006
ART 2125.503, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2006
ART 2125.504, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2006
ART 3110.501, Computers in Fashion: PDS, Fall 2005
ART 3110.502, Computers in Fashion: PDS, Fall 2005
ART 2120.501, Fashion Design I, Fall 2005
ART 1140.501, Fashion Design: Introduction to Industrial Sewing Techniques, Fall 2005
ART 4808.501, Fashion Design Studio, Summer 5W1 2005
ART 2130.501, Fashion Design II, Spring 2005
ART 2130.502, Fashion Design II, Spring 2005
ART 2125.501, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2005
ART 2125.503, Fashion Drawing I, Spring 2005
ART 3110.501, Computers in Fashion Design, Fall 2004
ART 3110.502, Computers in Fashion Design, Fall 2004
ART 2120.502, Fashion Design I, Fall 2004
ART 1140.501, Fashion Design: Introduction to Industrial Sewing Techniques, Fall 2004

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Published Publications

Published Intellectual Contributions

Abstracts and Proceedings
Chang, L. A. (2012). 2012 ITAA Proceedings #69 Creative Design Fiber Art Design title: "Eco-Pop", page 15-16 Related Links: http://cdm16001.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p16001coll5/id/12497.
Chang, L. A. (2011). 2011 ITAA Proceedings #68 Creative Design Target Market Category "Color Me Successful" Related Links: http://www.itaaonline.org/displaycommon.cfm?an.
Chang, L. A. (2011). An Intangible Cultural Heritage �" Nanjing Yunjin page 2-3 Related Links: http://cdm16001.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p16001coll5/id/4056/rec/55.
Chang, L. A. (2011). An Intangible Cultural Heritage ��" Nanjing Yunjin page 1050-1055 Related Links: http://www.hichumanities.org/AH2011.pdf.
Chang, L. A. (2011). Open Your Heart page 1321-1323 Related Links: http://www.hichumanities.org/AH2011.pdf.
Chang, L. A. (2009). 2009 ITAA Proceedings #66 Design - Live Category "Open Your Heart".
Chang, L. A. (2009). Shield Publications>Proceedings>2009 Proceedings>Design-Live>Aparicio, J. & Chang, L-F Related Links: http://itaaonline.org/displaycommon.cfm?an.
Chang, L. A. (2008). 2008 ITAA Proceedings #65 Design Category "Fembot".
Chang, L. A. (2008). Personal Fitting and Design Chang, L. (2008). Personal fitting and design, International Textile and Apparel Association, Proceedings, #65. Related Links: http://itaaonline.org/displaycommon.cfm?an.
Chang, L. A. (2004). Chang, L. A, (2004). Homesick, International textile and Apparel Association, Proceedings, # 61, Des015..
Book
Chang, L. A. (2010). CURATE THIS! 2010 International Public Vote The BECA Foundation. CURATE THIS ! 2010 International Public Vote . Albuquerque: BECA Foundation, 2010. Print, 18-19. Over 2,000 votes were cast from 19 countries. Chang receives 8th Place. The top 15 vote receiving artists, architects, and designers were featured in the book. Related Links: http://www.blurb.com/books/1690020.
Chang, L. A. (2010). CURATE THIS! 2010 New Art The BECA Foundation. CURATE THIS ! 2010 New Art . Albuquerque: BECA Foundation, 2010. Print, 6-7. Helen Pheby, PhD, Senior Curator of Yorkshire Sculpture Park ( http://www.ysp.co.uk/ ) and advisor of BECA, selected design titled "Fembot" to be featured in the book. Related Links: http://www.blurb.com/books/1727277 http://www.ysp.co.uk/.
Book Review
Chang, L. A. (1996). Pattern drafting for apparel with PAD system, version 2.5 (2nd ed.).
Conference Proceeding
Chang, L. A. (2020). Cast On Cast Off II. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. 77, . The Iowa State University Digital Press. https://www.iastatedigitalpress.com/itaa/article/id/11974/
Critchlow, J., Chang, L. A. (2020). Wandering But Not Lost. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. 77, . The Iowa State University Digital Press. https://www.iastatedigitalpress.com/itaa/article/id/12122/
Chang, L. A. (2016). Bourbon Street. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. Proceedings 73, . The Iowa State University Digital Press. http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/itaa_proceedings/2016/design/6/
Chang, L. A. (2016). Cast On Cast Off. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. Proceedings 73, . The Iowa State University Digital Press: International Textile and Apparel Association. http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/itaa_proceedings/2016/design/5/
Chang, L. A. (2013). "The Scorpio", ReGENERATION, Building a Forward Vision 2013 Design Exhibition Catalog , cover page and page 83Related Links:http://itaaonline.org/associations/12469/files/ITAA%202013%20Design%20Exhibition%20Catalog.pdf. International Textile and Apparel Association. http://cdm16001.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/fullbrowser/collection/p16001coll5/id/17397/rv/compoundobject/cpd/17538/rec/2
Chang, L. A. (2013). "Urbane Rebel." ReGENERATION, Building a Forward Vision 2013 Design Exhibition Catalog , 87.Related Links:http://itaaonline.org/associations/12469/files/ITAA%202013%20Design%20Exhibition%20Catalog.pdf. International Textile and Apparel Association. http://cdm16001.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/fullbrowser/collection/p16001coll5/id/17397/rv/compoundobject/cpd/17538/rec/2
Chang, L. A. (2013). Outerwear - Inner Musings: A theoretical framework application for creative scholarship. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. (2013 ITAA Proceedings #70), . International Textile and Apparel Association. http://itaaonline.org/?305
Chang, L. A. (2013). Teaching Design Research through Practice: A Pilot Study for Collaborative Exploration. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. (2013 ITAA Proceedings #70), . International Textile and Apparel Association. http://itaaonline.org/?305
Journal Article
Chang, L. A. (2019). Exposure - A gallery of SDA members' work. Surface Design Journal. 43(2), 38. Santa Fe, NM 87507: Surface Design Association. https://www.surfacedesign.org/
Chang, L. A. (2012). "Lines of Distinction." Fashion Dialogue 2012 BIFT-ITAA Joint Symposium Research Exhibition & Fashion Show, 39-40..
Chang, L. A. (2012). "Ring a Ding Ding." Fashion Dialogue 2012 BIFT-ITAA Joint Symposium Research Exhibition & Fashion Show, 43-44..
Chang, L. A. (2012). "The Dragon Empress." Fashion Dialogue 2012 BIFT-ITAA Joint Symposium Research Exhibition & Fashion Show, 41-42..
Chang, L. A. (2011). "Color Me Successful", Celebrating Inclusivity and Innovation 2011 Design Exhibition Catalog, 56.
Chang, L. A. (2009). Chang, Li-Fen A. "Open Your Heart." Making a Difference 2009 Design Exhibition Catalog, International Textile and Apparel Association, 32..
Chang, L. A. (2008). Chang, Li-Fen A. "Fembot." Evolving Pattern, 2009 Design Exhibition Catalog, International Textile and Apparel Association: 50..
Chang, L. A. (2005). Red Hot Chang, L. F. A., (2005). Red Hot, International Textile and Apparel Association, Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, 23(3), 203-205. Related Links: http://ctr.sagepub.com/content/23/3/203.abstract.
Other
Chang, L. A. (2014). Urbane Rebel. Denton: Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton. https://dentonarts.com/home
Popular Press Article
Chang, L. A. (2013). UNT artspaceFW - An archive of exhibitions in Fort Worth and a celebration of regional programs of the College of Visual Arts and Design, page 78.
Chang, L. A. (1996). Underwood, S. B., & Istook, C. L. (1996). Pattern drafting for apparel with PAD system, version 2.5 (2nd ed.). Fort Worth, TX: Ascot Publishing..
Webpage
Chang, L. A. (2019). The 2019 selected artists on the website of YWCA RAGS. Tacoma, WA:. https://www.ywcapiercecounty.org/rags-artists
Chang, L. A. (2018). The 2018 selected artists on the website of YWCA RAGS. Tacoma, WA:. https://www.ywcapiercecounty.org/rags-artists
Chang, L. A. (2016). The 2016 selected artists on the website of YWCA RAGS. Tacoma, WA:. https://www.ywcapiercecounty.org/rags-artists
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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
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students responded
  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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