Faculty and Staff
Dr. Axton E Betz-Hamilton
Office: 2022 - Klehm Hall
Dr. Betz-Hamilton is an Assistant Professor of Consumer Studies. Her current research is focused on the topics of child identity theft and financial abuse within families. Her research has received recognition from the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, Iowa State University Alumni Association, and the Iowa Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. She has shared her expertise on child identity theft with various media, including the Hallmark Channel, NBC News, and SmartMoney Magazine.
She is currently President of the Illinois Consumer Education Association and President-Elect of the Illinois Council on Family Relations.
Frequently Taught CoursesFCS 2270: Housing
FCS 3300: Consumer Education
FCS 4300: Consumer Issues
FCS 5850: Readings in Human Development and Family Life