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educator , textile scientist , textile historian

Patricia Cox Crews, American textile scientist, textile historian, educator. Recipient Manufactured Fibers Research award American Fiber Manufacturers Association, 1991, Frost prize Smithsonian Institution Renwick Gallery, 1993.

Background

Crews, Patricia Cox was born on October 26, 1948 in Lexington, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Harry Hamilton and Sarah Viola (Gregory) Cox.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1971;Master of Science, Florida State University, 1973;Doctor of Philosophy, Kansas State University, 1984.

Career

Instructor, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 1973-1974;instructor, Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, 1975;instructor, Bluefield (West Virginia) State College, 1976-1977;instructor, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1977-1984;assistant professor, U. Nebraska, Lincoln, 1984-1989;associate professor department textiles, clothing and design, U. Nebraska, Lincoln, 1989-1996;professor department textiles, clothing and design, U. Nebraska, Lincoln, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member American Association Textile Chemists and Colorists, American Chemical Society (cellulose, paper and textile division), International Textile and Apparel Association (treasurer 1987-1989), American Institute Conservation.

Connections

Married David William Crews, June 7, 1969. 1 child, David Seth.

father:
Harry Hamilton Cox

mother:
Sarah Viola (Gregory) Cox

spouse:
David William Crews

child:
David Seth Crews