Dr. Janis Brickey

Associate Professor

Dr. Janis Brickey
Room 132, Ned McWherter Learning Resources Center (LRC)
MTSU Box 86, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville (2002)
  • M.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville (1994)
  • B.S., Virginia Polytech Institute State University (1980)

Areas of Expertise

Credentials Pertinent to the Field
National Council for Interior Design Qualifications (NCIDQ)
Evidence Based Design Accreditation Council (EDAC)
Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC) Professional Member
International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Professional Educator
The Hospitality Industry Network (NEWH) Professional Member
LEED Green Associate

Research Interests
Evidence Based Design
Design Thinking
Cross Discipline Teams


Dr. Brickey has extensive experience in design including hospitality, office design, residential, and retail installations. As a human scientist, her body of work includes design and human resource development interventions across generations including qualitative and quantitative research. Her accolades include recognition from Virginia Tech, The University of Tennessee and most recently, she received the MTSU Foundation Faculty Award for Creative Scholarship.