About Us

The School of Graduate Studies staff are on campus and working in person. We ask students and faculty to make appointments for in-person meetings.  To schedule an appointment with the dean, please contact Marilyn Barton. 

Admissions information and events

Contact Information

Fashion Institute of Technology
227 West 27th Street
New York, NY 10001

Goodman Resource Center, Room E315
(212) 217-4300  
(212) 217-4301 fax
[email protected] 

Interim Dean

Brooke Carlson

Department Chairs

Art Market Studies
Natasha Degen, Associate Chair 

Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management
Stephan Kanlian, Associate Chair 

Exhibition and Experience Design
Christina Lyons, Associate Chair

Fashion and Textile Studies
Hilary Davidson, Associate Chair

Fashion Design MFA
Cathleen Sheehan, Associate Chair

Global Fashion Management
Pamela Ellsworth, Associate Chair 

Illustration MFA
Brendan Leach, Associate Chair