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Katherine Shaw, Ph.D.

Katie Shaw, Ph.D.

Office: 2425 Klehm Hall
Phone: 217-581-6955
Fax: 217-581-6090
Email: kashaw2@eiu.edu
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Dr. Katie Shaw, associate professor of family and consumer sciences, is the current coordinator of graduate study for the graduate program in family and consumer sciences. The graduate program offers the Master of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences, as well as an online cohort for practicing teachers.

Dr. Shaw’s teaching and research interests focus on retail/ merchandising, consumer behavior, and
sociology and history of clothing. Dr. Shaw received her Ph.D. from Florida State University in 2011.

Admission to the graduate program in family and consumer sciences requires an application to The Graduate School as well as an additional application to the School of Family and Consumer Sciences. Please contact Dr. Shaw or visit the programs' websites for program admission criteria.

Family and Consumer Sciences