Kelly Kissok

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Position Title
Faculty Director of the Energy and Efficiency Institute


Kelly Kissock is Faculty Director of the Energy and Efficiency Institute, Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, and is the Chevron Endowed Chair in Energy Efficiency. Prior to joining EEI, he was at the University of Dayton where he served as a professor and chair of the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering department, director of the Renewable and Clean Energy Program, and director of the Industrial Assessment Center. He also served as the director of the Ohio Lean Buildings program. Kissock’s research focuses on building, industrial, and renewable energy systems. He received a B.S. from the University of Colorado, an M.S. from the University of Washington, and a Ph.D. from Texas A&M University. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Ohio and is a U.S. Department of Energy certified energy expert in compressed-air and process-heating systems.