Faculty and Staff
|Department:||Civil and Environmental Engineering
College of Engineering and Computing
BackgroundDr. Gassman specializes in geotechnical engineering. Her research interests are multidisciplinary in nature and currently include projects focused on non-destructive evaluation of foundations and bridge structures; the effect of soil aging on liquefaction potential; field performance of culvert pipe and behavior of embankment fill materials. Dr. Gassman is a member of the ASCE Geo-Institute Deep Foundations Technical Committee and the TRB AFS04 Subsurface Soil Structure Interaction Technical Committee. She is a former member of the USUCGER Board of Directors, where she served as Treasurer.
- Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Northwestern University, 1997
- M.S., Civil Engineering, Northwestern University, 1994
- B.S., Civil Engineering, Southern Methodist University, 1992