Baylor University
Family & Consumer Sciences
College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Bowen

Adair T. Bowen, Ph.D., ASID, IDEC, NCIDQ

Assistant in Family and Consumer Sciences

Program Coordinator for Interior Design

Contact Information

Telephone: (254)710-6259


Office: Goebel 103.01

Mailing Address:

One Bear Place #97346

Waco, TX 76798


  • Ph.D., Texas Woman's University
  • M.S., Lamar University
  • B.S., Lamar University


  • American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
  • Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC)
  • Kappa Omicron NU


Program director for interior design for the past 16 years-active member of ASID, IDEC, and sponsor for ID study abroad opportunities---been in design education for 21 years.

Teaching Interests:

  • Design research and programming
  • Conceptual development
  • Space planning
  • History of interiors
  • Internship preparation

Research Interests:

  • Relationship of the interior environment and behavior of the user
  • Revival of Mid Century Modern interiors
  • Ecclesiastic architecture and human response
  • Design and ethnography

Courses taught by Dr. Bowen:

FCS 2315-Building Systems/Codes

FCS 3313-History of Interiors

FCS 3318-ID Studio I

FCS 3198-Internship Seminar

FCS 3326-ID Studio II

FCS 4313-History of Interiors

FCS 4398-ID Internship