Highlighted work organized by research theme 

For a complete list of publications please download and review my CV.


Design Process

Publications

Park, J., Morris, K., Stannard, C., & Hamilton, W. (2014). Design for many, design for me: Universal design for apparel productsThe Design Journal, 7 (2), 267-290.

Conference Presentations

Morris, K., & Moukperian, M. (2012). The Vignelli Approach to Apparel Design: An Examination of an Architect's Venture into Sustainable Fashion. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Morris, K., Stannard, C., & Park, J. (2011). Universal Design Theory and Empirical Applications in Apparel Design. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Creative Scholarship

Morris, K., Stannard, C., & Park, J. (2010, October). Pupa Butterfly. Transitional maternity dress.                             International Textile and Apparel Association, Montreal, Canada. Acceptance rate: 31%. Award: 2010 Lectra Graduate Student Award for use of Technology First Place. 


Collaborative Design

Papers in Progress

Morris, K., Park, J., & Sarkar, A. (under review). Detailing user involvement in the three-stage design process. 

Conference Presentations

Morris, K., Ashdown, S. (2014). The Ideal User: A Pilot Study to Find Apparel Collaborators. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Charlotte, North Carolina. 

Morris, K., & Park, J. (2012). Development and evaluation of a nursing sports bra prototype. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Morris, K., Park, J. (2011). Collaborative Apparel Product Development: Developing a Nursing Sports Bra. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Creative Scholarship

Morris, K. (2012, November). CoVess. Experiential design process. International Textile and Apparel Association, Honolulu, Hawaii. Acceptance rate: 37%. Award: 2012 Fashion Supplies Innovative Design Award First Place. 


3D Body Scanning

Conference Presentations

Morris, K., Wu, Y., & Ashdown, S. (2013). Exploring a Process: Using Technology to Define Firefighter Glove Fit Preference. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Creative Scholarship

Morris, K., Flint, R., & Park, H. (2012, November). Migration for a New Habitat. Electrically heated wetsuit.     International Textile and Apparel Association, Honolulu, Hawaii. Acceptance rate: 37%


Technology in Design

Papers in Progress

Morris, K., Park, H., & Flint, R. (in preparation). Functional design of a heated wetsuit: a synthesis of technology and art. 

Creative Scholarship

Morris, K. (2013, October). Peacocking. Digitally printed flax suit. International Textile and Apparel Association, New Orleans, Louisiana. Acceptance rate: 38.5%. Award: 2013 Fashion Supplies Innovative Design Award Second Place.

Morris, K. (2013, October). Cilia. Textural blue jacket. International Textile and Apparel Association, New Orleans, Louisiana. Acceptance rate: 38.5%. Award: 2013 Lectra Graduate Student Award for use of Technology First Place.


Analyzing Comfort in Clothing

Publications

Park, H., Kim, S., Morris, K., Moukperian, M., Moon, Y., & Stull, J. (accepted for publication). Effect of Firefighters’ Personal Protective Equipment on Foot Function and Gait. Applied Ergonomics. 

Conference Presentations

Park, H., Kim, S., Morris, K., Moukperian, M., Moon, Y., & Stull, J. (2014). Effect of Firefighter's Personal Protective Equipment on Gait. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Charlotte, North Carolina. 


Pedagogy

Conference Presentations

Morris, K., Dunne, L., Ramaswamy, H., Reich, J., Ashdown, S., Coffman, C., Kozen, F., & Ruehlow, S. (2014). Smart Clothing, Smart Girls: Teaching Spatial Manipulation Through Garment Patterns. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Charlotte, North Carolina. 

Dunne, L., Ramaswamy, H., Reich, J., Ashdown, S., Coffman, C., Kozen, F., Morris, K., & Ruehlow, S. (2014). Smart Clothing, Smart Girls: Teaching Wearable Electronics. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Charlotte, North Carolina. 

Park, J. & Morris, K. (2010). Team-Based Learning (TBL): New instructional strategy for apparel product development. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Montreal, Canada.


Poster presented at the International Textiles and Apparel Association conference, 2010

Book Chapters

None yet, but hopefully soon!


Book Reviews

None yet, but hopefully soon!


Invited Lectures

None yet, but hopefully soon!


Poster presented at the State University of New York (SUNY) Boosting the Power of SUNY: A Celebration of Graduate Research in Albany, NY. 2/26/2013

Last Updated: 5/14/2014