Gitte Hansen Academic Chair, School of Fashion
Prior to serving as Academic Chair, Gitte was a professor and program co-ordinator for Fashion Arts at Seneca, and has taught numerous subjects in the Visual Merchandising and Fashion Business programs. An avid supporter of design and creativity in the educational sector, she has been involved in advisory committee work for over ten years with Toronto Fashion Incubator and Harbourfront Centre Craft Studios. More recently Gitte was also part of a group of contemporary artist and designers that founded the Contemporary Textile Studio in Toronto. Gitte holds an MA Design from Northumbria University, Newcastle U.K. and is also a graduate of Kolding Design School, Denmark.