Graduate Research Assistant
Iowa State University (CCEE)
Jaime Schussler is a graduate research assistant pursuing a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering at Auburn University. Her research focus is in construction stormwater management and is advised by Dr. Michael Perez. Her current project evaluates temporary erosion and sediment control measures. Her project titled “Field Monitoring of Erosion and Sediment Control Practices,” funded by the Iowa DOT, combines water quality and geotechnical analysis to determine the treatment efficiency of current best management practices (BMPs). In addition, the project aims to develop implementable improvements for the Iowa DOT through enhanced design guidance. This project is ongoing though April of 2020.
Prior to her arrival at Auburn University, Jaime graduated with an M.S. in Civil Engineering at Iowa State University and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from West Virginia University. She has her CPESC IT, EIT, and LEED GA credentials.