Professional Service

Honors and Awards





























  Sandra Forsythe, Ph.D.
  Wrangler Professor, Department of Consumer Affairs


Ph.D. Home Economics /Marketing Interdisciplinary
University of Tennessee

M.S. Clothing and Textiles
Virginia Tech

B.S. Home Economics
Tennessee State University




Dr. Forsythe, Wrangler Professor and 2009 Auburn University Presidential Scholar, has published over 75 articles related to branding issues and consumer behavior in academic journals including Journal of Retailing, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Interactive Marketing, Clothing and Textiles Research Journal andedited proceedings.  She serves as a reviewer for numerous journals and funding agencies including the National Science Foundation and as a consultant on brand and trademark infringement issues. She has received several national and international research awards, served as Editor of the Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, guest editor of Journal of Business Research, and as President of the American Collegiate Retailing Association.  Dr. Forsythe has received competitive research awards totaling well over $1 million. 



Department of Consumer Affairs
College of Human Sciences
308 Spidle Hall
Auburn University, AL36849
Phone: 334-844-6458
Fax: 334-844-1340

Email: forsysa@auburn.edu