Faculty Committed to Your Success

The Apparel, Retail Merchandising, and Design professors at NDSU are committed to your success as you work toward becoming a professional.  We bring a variety of vital contacts from the industry into the classroom and connect students with professionals through field trips, hands-on activities, studio projects, and service-learning projects. 

The Apparel, Retail Merchandising, and Design professors are dedicated to creating connections and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for you to thrive.  Through critiques, guest critiques, industry tours, guest speakers, technology courses, and a hands-on learning experiences you will be well-prepared to work in this everchanging industry.  Connections to the industry are made every day in the classroom, leading to mentorships, internships, and real-world job opportunities around the world for our students.

We facilitate incredible opportunities to ensure our students have a rewarding and diverse student experience.  Our greatest achievement is the success of the students we teach whether they are in our classroom or a professional working in the design, product development, marketing, sales, product quality assurance, consulting, business ownership and research in the apparel and textile industry.

ARMD Program Coordinator


Jaeha Lee

Title: Associate Professor/Apparel, Retail Merchandising and Design Program Coordinator
Office: E. Morrow Lebedeff Hall 178H
Phone: 701-231-8220
E-mail: Jaeha.Lee@ndsu.edu


ARMD Faculty


Ann Braaten

Title: Associate Professor and Curator of the Emily P. Reynolds Costume Collection
Office: E. Morrow Lebedeff Hall 178D
Phone: 701-231-7367
E-mail: Ann.Braaten@ndsu.edu



Linda Manikowske

Title: Associate Professor
Office: E. Morrow Lebedeff Hall 308D
Phone: 701-231-7352
E-mail: Linda.Manikowske@ndsu.edu



Sara Sunderlin

Title: Senior Lecturer
Office: E. Morrow Lebedeff Hall 320
Phone: 701-231-7482
E-mail: Sara.Sunderlin@ndsu.edu 


 

 

Meet one-on-one!

Apparel, Retail Merchandising, and Design Program Coordinator
Jaeha Lee
E. Morrow Lebedeff Hall 178
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Phone: 701-231-8220
Fax: 701-231-5273
Email: jaeha.lee@ndsu.edu

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