Georgina Chappell

Lecturer Fashion History and Culture

Georgina Chappell

Lecturer Fashion History and Culture


Telephone: 0161 247 2611

Academic and professional qualifications

I am the unit leader for Contextualising Practice 3.

I supervise final year dissertations and teach Fashion Cultures 1 & 2.

I am the undergraduate link tutor with Istituto Marangoni campuses in London and Paris.


Academic service (administration and management)

I am the Disability Co-ordinator for MFI.

External examiner roles

I am an external examinre for fashion courses at Amsterdam Fashion Academy, 2020 - 2024

Editiorial Board membership

I am the Commissioning Editor for the Journal of Dress History 


Research Interests

My research interests include:

  • Eve magazine, 1919 - 1929
  • early twentieth century fashion and beauty culture
  • links between fashion and avant-garde art movements
  • fashion in the DDR
  • the beginnings of youth culture to mid 1980s 

Office Location

Room C2.31
Cavendish South
Manchester Fashion Institute
Manchester Metropolitan University
Cavendish Street
Manchester M15 6BG