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Amber Monique Chatelain, EdD

Amber Chatelain
  • Assistant Professor Apparel Design & Merchandising /Child & Family Studies
  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Argosy University
  • M.A., Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles, University of Kentucky
  • B.S., Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles, University of Kentucky
  • College Teaching and Learning Certificate, University of Kentucky

Bio

Contact Information

  • Department: Family & Consumer Sciences
  • Office: Burrier 202-A
  • Mailing Address: 102 Burrier
  • Email: amber.chatelain@eku.edu
  • Phone: 859-622-1166

Bio

Dr. Chatelain joined the FCS department in August 2015. She is a Kentucky native who has over ten years higher education experience in teaching and administrative leadership.

Teaching
Dr. Chatelain’s instructional expertise focuses on fashion and apparel merchandising, cultural dress, portfolio and professional development, and introductory studies. Her teaching philosophy includes using a student-centered approach, promoting interactive classroom dialogue, creative thinking opportunities, and activity-heavy content. Dr. Chatelain was awarded second place in the International Textile and Apparel Association’s Rutherford Teaching Challenge for her essay on the flipped classroom in 2015.

Research
Dr. Chatelain’s research accomplishments include publications in the Journal of Higher Education Policy & Management, the upcoming text Teaching Fashion Studies, and the web-based Brand Marketing: The Flipped Classroom. She has presented her research on student perceptions of instructor attire, entertailing, and the flipped classroom at the International Textiles and Apparel Association and the American Collegiate Retailing Association’s annual conferences. Her research has focused on Generation Y shopping behavior, and student perceptions of faculty dress and gender. Her current research focuses on perceptions of children’s dress.


Courses

Subject  TitleDatesLocationTerm
ADM 119Intro Apparel Design MerchdsngTR 11:00am-12:15pm Burrier Building 401Fall 2017
ADM 119Intro Apparel Design MerchdsngTR 11:00am-12:15pm Corbin ITV5Fall 2017
ADM 119Intro Apparel Design MerchdsngTR 11:00am-12:15pm  Fall 2017
ADM 119Intro Apparel Design MerchdsngTR 11:00am-12:15pm  Fall 2017
ADM 319Apparel MerchandisingTR 2:00pm-3:15pm Burrier Building 405Fall 2017
ADM 414ADM Practicum   Fall 2017
ADM 550Special Topics: PortfoliosT 6:00pm-8:45pm Burrier Building 400Fall 2017
ADM 750Special Topics: PortfoliosT 6:00pm-8:45pm Burrier Building 400Fall 2017
CDF 232Identity and Sexuality  Internet Classes SITEFall 2017
CDF 232Identity and SexualityTR 9:30am-10:45am Burrier Building 202CFall 2017
WGS 232Identity and SexualityTR 9:30am-10:45am Burrier Building 202CFall 2017
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