Design, Housing & Apparel College of Design

Faculty Profile: Kim K. Johnson

Kim K. Johnson, Ph.D.

Specialties & Expertise

  • Retail Merchandising
  • Social Psychological Aspects of Clothing
  • Consumer Behavior

Course Titles (resident and outreach teaching:

  • RM 1201 Design, Merchandising & the Consumer
  • RM 4212 Dress, Society and Culture
  • RM 4196 Field Experience/Internship
  • ApSt 8102 Quantitative Research Methods

Selected Scholarship

  • Lennon, S. J., Johnson, K. K. P., Noh, M., Chae, Y., & Kim, Y. (2014). In search of a common thread revisited: What content does fashion communicate? International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology, and Education, 7(3), 170-178. DOI: 10.1080/17543266.2014.942892
  • Johnson, K. K. P., Kim, H., Mun, J., & Lee, J. (2014). Keeping customers shopping in the store:Interrelationships among store attributes, shopping enjoyment, place attachment, and store loyalty.International Review of Retail, Distribution, and Consumer Research. http://www.tandfonline.com/action/showCitFormats?doi=10.1080/09593969.2014.927785
  • Kang, J-Y., Johnson, K. K. P., & Wu, J. (2014). Consumer style inventory and intent to social shop online for apparel using social networking sites. Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management, 18(3), 301-320. 
  • Johnson, K. K. P., Kim, E., Lee, J., & Kim, A. (2014). Identifying antecedents of risky appearance management  behaviors: The United States and South Korea. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, 32(2),107-122.
  • Johnson, K.K.P., Kang, M., & Kim, J. (2014). Reflections on appearance socialization during childhood and adolescence. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, 32(2), 79-92.
  • Kim, H-Y., Johnson, K. K. P., Kang, J., & Lee. J. (2014). Latino entrepreneurship: Implications for extension educators. Journal of Human Sciences and Extension, 2(1), 90-10   
  • Lennon, S., Lee, J., Kim, M., & Johnson, K. K. P. (2014). Antecedents to consumer misbehavior on Black Friday: A social responsibility view. Fashion, Style, and Popular Culture. 1(2), 193-212.    
  • Mun, J., Ju, H., & Johnson, K. K. P. (2014). Young consumers’ attitudes toward retail borrowing: An application of the theory of planned behavior. Journal of Global Fashion Marketing, 5(1), 1-14.

Professional, Institutional, and Community Leadership and Service

  • 2010-present Senate Judicial Committee

Awards

  • International Textiles and Apparel Association, Paper of Distinction-Pedagogy Track, 2014.
  • Global Marketing Conference, Young One* Best Paper Award, 2014 (Kim, Johnson, Lee, & Mun) [*Young One is a Korea-based, multinational apparel firm supporting Fashion Marketing Research at the 2014 Global Marketing Conference.]
  • Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel, Mertie Buckman Professorship, 2014-2017
  • Global Fashion Management Conference, Best Paper Award, 2014 (Im, Ju, & Johnson).
  • Outstanding Contributions to Postbaccalaureate, Graduate, and Professional Education Award, 2012.
  • Educators for Socially Responsible Apparel Business, Outstanding Research Paper focused on Social Responsibility/Sustainability, 2010.
  • International Textile and Apparel Association, Paper of Distinction outstanding research-Merchandising: Visual Track, 2010.
  • International Textile and Apparel Association, Paper of Distinction outstanding research -Social Psychological Track, 2010.
  • International Textile and Apparel Association, Paper of Distinction- outstanding research- Merchandising-Management Track, 2010.
  • International Textile and Apparel Association, Paper of Distinction- outstanding research Consumer Behavior Track, 2010.


Professor

Mertie Buckman Professor of Design

Retail Merchandising Program

 

Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel
368b McNeal Hall

1985 Buford Ave.

St. Paul, MN 55108-6136


(612) 624-3687
kjohnson@umn.edu