UMass Sesquicentennial

Peggi L. Clouston

Associate Professor
Building and Construction Technology, Environmental Conservation
Holdsworth 127
clouston@eco.umass.edu
(413) 545-1884

Dr. Clouston teaches structural timber design and material mechanics for architects and construction technologists. Her research focuses on the structural behavior of biobased composite structures. Research topics include: wood-concrete composite systems, local species Cross Laminated Timber (CLT), innovative timber connections, and computational modeling of wood-based composites.Dr. Clouston is a registered professional engineer (APEGBC) and a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. She serves on numerous national review panels and committees and is founder and coordinator of the Professional Masters Option in Green Building as well as the annual UMass Wood Structures Symposium.