Family & Consumer Sciences Faculty


The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences is one of the most interdisciplinary programs at the University of Wyoming and contains a mix of faculty in several disciplines:

  • The Design, Merchandising, and Textiles (DMT) program emphasizes the study of historic clothing and textiles, merchandising of textile and apparel products, retail business sector applications, and various aspects of apparel design, including both artistic and functional design options.
  • The Human Development and Family Sciences (HDFS) program is designed for professionals currently working in human services fields who would like further education and serve individuals and families across the lifespan.
  • The Human Nutrition and Food Science (HNF) program enables students to pursue studies in areas such as human nutrition and metabolism, food product development, community nutrition, food microbiology, sports nutrition, and disease prevention.

We are comprised of several core faculty, adjuncts, and professors emeriti that administer courses, host events, conduct extensive research, and support student success. Reach out to us with your interests and contact us with your questions!



Contact Us

Family and Consumer Sciences
Department #3354
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-4145

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