Jennifer Ogle is a professor in the Department of Design and Merchandising. Her research focuses on media influences on appearance and self, body image and satisfaction, appearance socialization, and feminist theories of the body. She teaches classes on topics such as social, psychological and cultural aspects of dress and appearance, as well as research and theory in design and merchandising.
Ogle received her M.S. from the University of Illinois, and her B.S. and Ph.D. from Iowa State University.