Dr. David Hinks – Biography
Dr. David Hinks is the Dean of the College of Textiles and Cone Mills Professor of Textile Chemistry at North Carolina State University. He joined NC State after completing his Ph.D and B.Sc. in Colour Chemistry at the University of Leeds in the U.K in 1993. After two years at Milliken & Company (1996-1998) as a research and development chemist, he returned to NC State as a faculty member in 1998. His research interests include color science and color management for the textile supply chain, green textile chemistry and forensic textiles.