School of Planning, Design and Construction
Assistant Instructor, Interior DesignHuman Ecology Building, Room 203C
Area of Expertise:
Design and Teaching Interests: Digital graphics and media, computer-aided design, building information modeling (BIM), distance learning and online training development, peer-enhanced learning, creative problem solving, design and environment.
Research Interests: Human behavior and the built environment, crime and place, crime prevention through environmental design (CPTED), the role of the building in preparedness against active shooter incidents, space syntax.
Bachelor of Arts in interior design from Michigan State University.
- Environmental Design Research Association.
- Council of Graduate Students at Michigan State University.
Kristy Kellom is an instructor of interior design in the School of Planning, Design and Construction at Michigan State University. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Interior Design from Michigan State University. Kellom has 10 years of teaching experience in traditional face-to-face classroom environments, as well as development and implementation of web-based courses. Her teaching centers on digital graphics and media, computer-aided design, building information modeling, design fundamentals, creative problem solving and innovation, and design and human behavior. Kellom currently teaches Design for Living (IDES 140), Computer-aided Design for Designers (IDES 240), CAD & Structural Systems (IDES 250) and Revit for Designers (IDES 454). She is also pursuing graduate study in Environmental Design at Michigan State University, with research focusing on crime and place, human behavior and the built environment, and crime prevention through environmental design. Specifically, her research focuses on active shooter incidents in higher education and the role of the building in preparedness.