University of Massachusetts Amherst
Dr. Clouston is a Professor of Wood Mechanics and Timber Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where she teaches structural timber design and material mechanics to architects, engineers, and construction technologists. Author of more than 80 publications, she conducts research on the structural behavior of advanced bio-based composite building materials. Current research topics include: cross-laminated timber panels from low-value eastern species, timber-concrete composite floor systems, and computational modeling of wood and bamboo composites. Dr. Clouston has been a registered professional engineer (APEG) since 1992 and is Associate Editor of the ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering.