Faculty Profile for Peggy Blum

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Peggy Blum
Lecturer — School of Family & Consumer Sciences
FCS FCS
phone: (512) 245-2401

Biography Section

Biography and Education

A 21st century global educator with over two decades of demonstrated leadership and teaching experience in international higher education. My research interest relates to fashion circularity and sustainability through the lens of industry and educational practices.

M.B.A. Marketing Online Executive Program Argosy University
NYC 2009
B.S. Marketing and Communication
Fashion Institute of Technology NYC 1988
A.A.S. Art and Design
Fashion Institute of Technology NYC 1981

Teaching Interests

My teaching interest relates to consumer behavior, fashion circularity and sustainability.

Research Interests

Author, Circular Fashion: Making the Fashion Industry Sustainable Laurence King Publishing, 2021

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Blum, P. L. (2021). Circular Fashion: making the Fashion Industry Sustainable.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: President's Award - Bridging discipline - Sustainability, University of Texas - Austin. 2018 - Present