Pamela Stoessell

Pamela Stoessell (no photo)

Professor Emerita

Academic Credentials

B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design
M.F.A., The George Washington University
Ph.D., The Union for Experimenting Colleges and Universities


Other Information

Teaching Area

  • Visual Merchandising
  • Textile Design
  • Textiles
  • Fashion Industry and Its Promotion
  • Fashion Show Production
  • Wardrobe Planning and Color

Research Interests

  • Color Marketing and Design
  • Textile Design
  • Fashion Shows

With expertise in visual merchandising, textile design, and color marketing and design, Dr. Pamela Stoessell has been part of Marymount’s faculty since 1975. She has made several presentations at annual conferences of the International Textile and Apparel Association on such topics as “Research and Analysis for Color Forecasting” and “Concept and Design for an Original Store/Boutique.”

Dr. Stoessell also serves as faculty advisor to Marymount’s annual student-produced fashion show Portfolio in Motion, the culminating academic project for every student in Marymount’s Fashion programs. She is also an advisor to MU’s Fashion Club.

Active with leading industry organizations, Dr. Stoessell is a member of The Fashion Group International and The International Textile and Apparel Association.