John Rushing, PhD, MS
Title: Research Civil Engineer
Affiliated Lab: Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory (GSL)
Length of Employment at ERDC: 17 years
Research Civil Engineer John Rushing, PhD, MS serves as the principal investigator for the Airfields and Pavements Branch (APB) of ERDC’s Geotechnical & Structures Laboratory (GSL) and product lead inventor for GSL’s Engineering Systems and Materials Division Research Group. Rushing is well known for his strong leadership, communication, and collaboration skills. Over the past 17 years, Rushing and his team at ERDC-GSL have created numerous innovations that have been transformative to the field of pavements engineering on a global scale. In 2019, Rushing and his team of five were honored to receive USACE’s nationally competitive Innovation of the Year Award for Induction Hot Mix Asphalt (iHMA).
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