Amy Dorie

Ph.D. Student



  • Master of Arts in Family and Consumer Sciences from San Francisco State University
  • Bachelor of Science in Apparel Design and Merchandising from San Francisco State University

Research Interests:

  • Online apparel retailing
  • Consumer behavior
  • Sustainable design
  • Zero waste patternmaking

Industry Experience:

  • Designer at Aventura Clothing, Sparks NV from 2011-2012
  • Costumer at Dance with Sherry Studio, San Rafael CA from 2005-2012
  • Costumer at Novato Theatre Company, Novato CA from 2007-2012

Honors and Awards:

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude, 2012
  • Received Distinguished Undergraduate Award, 2013
  • Winner of Project OR Cycle 7, 2011


  • Dorie, A., Rabolt, N., Markova, I., &  Johnson-Carroll K. (2013, Oct). Social media in the store environment: The impact of social network applications on consumer emotions, cognitions, and purchase intentions.  Paper accepted to the International Textile and Apparel Association Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Iternational Textile and Apparel Association
  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Extracurricular Activities:

  • Playing piano
  • Dancing
  • Gardening