dha College of Design

Linsey Griffin, Ph.D.

Specialties and Expertise

  • Medical and Protective Wearable Product Development
  • Anthropometrics, Sizing and Fit
  • Textile and Material Application
  • Interdisciplinary Product Development Processes

 

Course Titles

  • ADes 4215 Product Development: Softlines
  • ADes 2222 Apparel Design Studio II
  • Additional Courses TBD

 

Selected Scholarship

  • Griffin, L., Compton, C., & Dunne, L. (2016). An analysis of the variability of anatomical body references within ready-to-wear garment sizes. In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers. ACM, New York, NY, USA, DOI: 10.1145/2971763.2971800
  • Griffin, L. & Dunne, L. (2016).  Effects of ready-to-wear sizing conventions on sensor placement for medical wearable sensing. Journal of Medical Devices. 10 (2), 020939-020940. DOI: 10.1115/1.4033170
  • Bye, E., & Griffin, L. (2015). Testing a model for wearable product materials research. International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education. 8 (2), 139-150. DOI: 10.1080/17543266.2015.1018959
  • Gordon, L., Guttmann, S. (2013). A user-centered approach to the redesign of the patient hospital gown. Fashion Practice 5(1): 137-152. DOI: 10.2752/175693813X13559997788961
  • Wagner, H., Kim, A., & Gordon, L. (2013). Relationship between personal protective      equipment, self-efficacy, and job satisfaction of women in the building trades. Journal of Construction Engineering Management. 139(10). DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-  7862.0000739.

 

Selected Refereed Presentations

  • Griffin, L., Lastovich, T., Bye, E., LaBat, K. (2016). Sizing System Development and Testing for a Protective Coverall Design. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Vancouver, British Columbia.
  • Griffin, L., Lastovich, T., Bye, E., LaBat, K. (2014). A Protocol for the Evaluation of Coverall Fit. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • Gordon, L. & DeLong, M. (2014). The Case of the Trench Coat. Presented at the annual meeting of Popular Culture Association, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Gordon, L. & Bye, E. (2013). Understanding the Apparel Use, Needs, and Preferences of Breastfeeding Mothers: A User-Oriented Product Development Approach. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Gordon, L. & Dunne, L. (2013). The Redesign and Evaluation of the Patient Hospital Gown. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Bye, E. & Gordon, L. (2013). A Method for Materials Research. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Gordon, L., Kim, A., and Wagner, H. (2012) Pretty in PPE: The Relationship between Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Self-Efficacy, and Job Satisfaction of Women in the Building Trades. Presented at the annual meeting of International Textile and Apparel Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

 

Awards

  • Outstanding Graduate Student, Apparel Studies, College of Design, University of Minnesota, 2014
  • Mary Hoover Award for Teaching Excellence, Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel, University of Minnesota, 2014
  • Deans’ Investment Award: Technology of Innovative Design. College of Design, University of Minnesota, 2012
  • Outstanding Teamwork Award, College of Design, University of Minnesota, 2011
  • Project Better Gown: First Place & People’s Choice Award. $25000. Park Nicollet, St. Louis Park, MN, 2011

 

Assistant Professor

Co-director, Human Dimensioning© Laboratory

 

Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel

266B McNeal Hall

1985 Buford Ave.

St. Paul, MN 55108-6136


612-301-1351

lgriffin@umn.edu

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

 

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