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Awards and Honors
Excellence in Graduate Advising Award, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Virginia Tech, 2012.
Listed in Who’s Who in America in the 2011, 65th Edition.
Paper of Distinction Award, Consumer Behavior Track, International Textiles & Apparel Association, 2010.
Chen‐Yu, J., Hong, K., & Seock, Y. (2010). Adolescents’ Clothing Motives and Store Selection Criteria: A Comparison between South Korea and the United States, Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management, 14(1), 127‐144.
Chen‐Yu, Guo, J., & Gatterson, B. (2009). Effects of household fabric softeners on thermal comfort of cotton and polyester fabrics after repeated launderings. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 37(4), 535‐549.
Chen‐Yu, Guo, J., & Gatterson, B. (2008). Effects of household fabric softeners on flammability of cotton and polyester fabrics. AATCC Review, 9(3), 43‐47.
Chen‐Yu, J., Eberhardt, D. M., & Kincade, D. H. (2007). Antibacterial and laundering properties of AMS and PHMB as finishing agents on fabric for healthcare workers uniforms. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, 25(3), 258‐272.
Chen‐Yu, J. International Travel Supplemental Grant, Office of the Vice President for Research Virginia Tech, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, and Department of AHRM, $2,000, 2012.
Chen‐Yu, J. (PI), Textile Testing for Novel Textiles for Navy SEALs’ Dry Suits, NanoSonic Inc., awarded $11,777 (Phase I ‐ Effect of Weathering on the Tearing Strength of Two Materials, $6,520 and Phase II ‐ Comparison of the Air Permeability of Four Materials, $5,247), 2010‐2011.
Chen‐Yu, J. (PI), Introduction to Inertial Housing Textiles, University Summer Sessions Grant, Virginia Tech, awarded $5,000, 2009.
Apparel Consumer Behavior and Retailing Strategies
Consumer Behavior Research Methods
Textile Science / Interior Textiles
Editorial Board Member, Clothing and Textiles Research Journal
Editorial Board Member, Journal of Global Academy of Marketing Science
Clothing and Textile Research Journal, former Associate Editor