Kerrie Schattler

Associate Professor

Jobst Hall 209
(309) 677-2779
kschattler@bradley.edu

Ph.D., Transportation Engineering, Wayne State University
M.S., Civil Engineering, Wayne State University
B.S., Civil Engineering, Wayne State University

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Bradley University , Peoria , IL Aug 2005 – Present
  • Assistant Professor-Research, Wayne State University , Detroit , MI Oct. 2003 – July 2005
  • Research Scientist, Wayne State University , Detroit , MI , May 2003 – Sep. 2003
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Wayne State University , Detroit , MI Sep. 1997 – Apr. 2003
  • Student Assistant, Wayne State University , Detroit , MI Sep. 1995 – Aug. 1997
  • Technician, Engineering Testing and Services, Inc., Plymouth, MI May 1995 – Aug. 1995

Teaching

Undergraduate Courses

  • CE 100: Introduction to Civil Engineering
  • CE 310: Probability, Statistics & Decision-Making in CE.
  • CE 480: Transportation Engineering
  • CE 492: Assessment of International Transportation Systems

Graduate Courses

  • CE 580: Highway Safety
  • CE 583: Geometric Design of Highways
  • CE 587: Traffic Signal Design
  • CE 588: Transportation Economics
  • CE 592: Urban Transportation Planning
  • CE 591: Traffic Flow Theory
  • CE 591: Sustainable Transportation Systems 

Scholarship

Research Grants

  • Evaluation of Flashing Yellow Arrows (FYA) for Protected/ Permissive Left Turn (PPLT) Control ICT R27-97, (PI- Schattler), Sponsored by the Illinois Center for Transportation, Nov 2010 – Nov 2012.  External grant.
  • Implementing Pavement Management Systems for Local Agencies ICT R27-87, (PI of subcontract- Schattler), Sponsored by the Illinois Center for Transportation in conjunction with Applied Pavement Technology, Inc., May 2010 – Oct 2011.  External grant.
  • Implementation of a Pavement Management System for the Peoria County Highway Department, (PI-Schattler), Sponsored by Peoria County, Apr. 2007 – Dec. 2008. External grant.
  • Work Zone Safety Grant – Utility Work Zone Safety and Traffic Control, (PI of subcontract – Schattler), Sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration in conjunction with Wayne State University, Oct. 2006 – Sep. 2008.  External grant.
  • Impact of Signal Mounting Configuration on Intersection Safety and Operation, (PI-Schattler), Sponsored by a Caterpillar Fellowship, Sep. 2007 – Aug. 2008. Internal grant.
  • Evaluation of Safety and Operations at Countdown Pedestrian Signals, (PI-Schattler), Sponsored by a Caterpillar Fellowship, Jun. 2006 – May 2007.  Internal grant.

Journal Publications  (Selected List)

  • Schattler, K.S., McAvoy, D.S., Christ, M.T., and Glauber, C.M.  Impact of Signal Mounting Configurations on Red-Light Running at Urban Signalized Intersections.  In ITE Journal, Institute of Transportation Engineers, Washington, D.C., February 2011. 
  • Schattler, K.L., Wakim, J.G., McAvoy, D.S., and Datta, T.K.  Evaluation of Pedestrian and Driver Behavior at Countdown Pedestrian Signals in Peoria, Illinois.  In Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board No. 2002, TRB, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., 2007. 
  • McAvoy, D.S., Schattler, K.S., and Datta, T.K.  Driving Simulator Validation for Nighttime Construction Work Zone Devices.  In Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board No. 2015, TRB, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., 2007. 
  • Schattler, K.L., Pellerito, J., McAvoy, D., and Datta, T.K.  Assessing Driver Distractions from Cell Phone Use While Driving – A Simulator-Based Study. In Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board No. 1980, TRB, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., 2006, pp. 87-94. 

Service

Professional Participation

  • Transportation Research Board (TRB)- University Representative
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) member
  • TRB & ITE Journal Reviewer
  • Illinois Center for Transportation (ICT) Representative on the Traffic Operations & Roadside Maintenance Technical Advisory Group (TAG)
  • Women in Transportation Seminars (WTS)

University Service

  • Graduate Coordinator
  • Research Excellence Committee Director
  • Teaching Excellence Committee Member
  • Search Committee Member
  • Center for Emerging Technologies in Infrastructure (CETI) 
  • Conference Committee Member for International Construction Innovation Conference (ICIC)
  • Innovations Conference on Asphalt and Transportation (ICAT)
  • CEC Undergraduate Recruiting Member
  • Peoria Sustainability Commissioner.

Licensures & Certifications

Honors and Awards

2008 CEC Outstanding Faculty Award Recipient Department of Civil Engineering and Construction Bradley University

Affiliations

  • Member of Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)
  • Member of Chi Epsilon– National Civil Engineering Honor Society
  • Member of Women in Transportation Seminars (WTS)