Center for Lifelong Engineering Education

Ashlynn Stillwell

Ashlynn Stillwell earned her master's degrees in both Environmental and Water Resources Engineering and Public Affairs from The University of Texas at Austin in 2010; She is currently working on a PhD in Civil Engineering. She is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow. Her master’s thesis, “The Energy-Water Nexus in Texas,” received the American Water Works Association’s Second Place Academic Achievement Award for the best master’s thesis. Ashlynn’s research focuses on the nexus of energy and water, including drought resiliency of power plants, use of reclaimed water, energy recovery from wastewater, and wind-powered desalination.