Margaret Voelker-Ferrier

Professor Emerita

Aronoff Center


6415 Aronoff Center

Professional Summary

Margaret Voelker-Ferrier is working steadily toward recognition for DAAP's outstanding Fashion Design Program, and ever striving to increase its excellence. In the past five years she has seen some of these goals realized - the addition of a Product Development track within Fashion Design, a world class professional fashion show, companies competing for our graduates, and a complement of faculty.


M.A., University of Cincinnati (Administration, CCM)

B.S., University of Cincinnati (Design)

Research Support

Grant: #Winter Qtr '09 Pampers Investigators:Voelker-Ferrier, Margaret 01-01-2009 -06-30-2009 Procter & Gamble Company Diaper Changing Experience 2015 Role:PI $40,000.00 Closed Level:Industry

Grant: #DCA-Paperware Investigators:Voelker-Ferrier, Margaret 12-01-2009 -06-30-2011 Solo Cup Company Paperware Design: Analysis of Future Trends and Concepts Role:PI $50,000.00 Closed Level:Industry

Grant: #Project Agreement Investigators:Voelker-Ferrier, Margaret 12-01-2013 -12-01-2014 Live Well Collaborative, Inc. P&G Beauty Care Packaging Design Role:PI $31,880.00 Active Level:Private Non-Profit


Published Books

Nancy Brinker, Joyce Elkus... (2102. )Collective Fashion Wisdom .


Invited Presentations

Margaret Voelker-Ferrier (BAD DATE. )(In Progress. )10 steps Forecasting Methodology .ACFAS conference, Montreal, Canada. Level:International

Research and Practice Interests

Areas of Expertise: Fashion Illustration particularly in cut paper collage, watercolor and marker rendering Design Consultation in the area of new products and products that contribute to the improvement of the human condition Teaching Fashion Design Collections-directing students to maximize their potential and inspiring them to achieve their goals Landscape watercolors that include elements of architecture and nature

Contact Information

6415 Aronoff Center