Where am I?

Janine Duncan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences
Director, Undergraduate FCS and HES Graduate Programs

Education:

  • B.S. Vocational Home Economics Education, University of Illinois
  • Ph.D. Education Leadership and Policy Studies, University of Missouri—St. Louis

Research Area/ Scholarly Interest:

  • Foundations of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences Education
  • Public Policy and Advocacy in Family and Consumer Sciences

Recent Publications:

Conference Presentations:

  • Looking Back, Moving Forward: Exposing the AAFCS Legacy to Develop Future Leaders, at the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, Indianapolis, IN, June 2012. Co-presented with Carol Pariani, Patricia Schodrowski, and Deborah Williams.
  • Pilates for Professionals: Strengthening Our Core Using the FCS Body of Knowledge Model, at the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, Indianapolis, IN June 2012 [research completed by Monica Dickens, M.A.].
  • Beyond the Standards: Modeling Critical Curricula Through FCS, at the 7th Annual Educating for Change Curriculum Fair: Creating Spaces for Social Justice in an Era of Standardized Testing, St. Louis, MO, October 8, 2011
  • Reaching Beyond “Context”: Preparing FCS Professionals for a Multilingual Society, at the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, Phoenix, AZ, June 2011. Co-presented with Daniel Duncan
  • Defining Rigor in Family & Consumer Sciences, at Missouri Association for Career and Technical Education/MOEFCS Summer Pre-Conference, Springfield, MO, July 26, 2010.
  • Leadership Strategies for the Next Generation: Fostering Capacity of FCS Undergraduates, at the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, Cleveland, OH, June 24, 2010. Co-presented with Cheryl Houston, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Professional Memberships:

  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • National Council on Family Relations
  • American Association of University Professors
  • Missouri Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Contact Information:

Family and Consumer Sciences

Fontbonne University
6800 Wydown Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63105
Email: jduncan@fontbonne.edu
Phone: 314.719.3639
Office: 123 Anheuser Busch Hall