Rochelle R. Brunson, Ph.D.

Rochelle R. Brunson, Ph.D.
Sr. Lecturer in Human Sciences and Design
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Senior Lecturer in Family and Consumer Sciences

Program Coordinator for Apparel Merchandising

Division Leader for Apparel Studies


  • Ph.D. Fashion Merchandising, Texas Woman's University

  • M.S. Fashion and Textiles, Louisiana Tech University

  • B.S. Fashion Merchandising, University of Louisiana in Monroe

Areas of Teaching Interest:

  • Retail Merchandising
  • Critical Thinking
  • Retail Merchandising
  • Global Sourcing
  • Individual Financial Management



  • NACRA-North American Case Research Association 


Native Texan who grew up in West Monroe, Louisiana as well as Birmingham, Alabama. Industry experience includes buying and retail management (department store, specialty stores, and discount chain). Previous teaching experience includes Louisiana Tech University, Texas State University, University of Houston-Clear Lake, and Alvin Community College where she served as Department Chair for Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship.



  • Social Entrepreneurship

  • Global Sourcing

  • Customer Service