Deputy Head, Research
Associate Professor Jessica Bugg is Deputy Head of Research in the School of Fashion and Textiles at RMIT University. She has a background in fashion and textiles and a practice-led PhD from the University of the Arts, London, as well as over 18 years’ cross-disciplinary tertiary teaching and research experience. Jessica’s research and practice is concerned with developing methods for embodied clothing design and communication that are informed by transdisciplinary practice at the intersection of fashion, fine art and performance. Her work has been performed and exhibited in group and solo exhibitions at prestigious galleries and venues in Australia, the UK and in Italy. She has lectured and run courses in fashion design, illustration, fashion promotion and design for performance and exhibited and curated exhibitions in her field internationally.