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Zachary Gutzmer

Zachary Gutzmer



Office Building

Crothers Engineering Hall



Mailing Address

Crothers Engineering Hall 328
Civil & Environ Engineering-Box 2219
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007-0001


Mr. Gutzmer is an undergraduate instructor offering courses at the sophomore/junior level in the areas of engineering mechanics and structures. Through these introductory engineering courses, he also has the opportunity to engage students in the mechanical and agricultural engineering department. Mr. Gutzmer also advises the ASCE student chapter at SDSU, which is focused on professional development for students. As the Structures Lab manager, Mr. Gutzmer provides technical support to graduate research projects by training graduate students and running/maintaining the testing equipment.


B.S. in Civil Engineering, SDSU 2006
M.S., SDSU 2008

Academic Interests

Structures and Engineering Mechanics

Awards and Honors

2013 Teacher of the Year - College of Engineering and SDSU, 2013 Outstanding Young Engineer - ASCE SD Eastern Branch, 2017 Mead Prize Finalist - ASCE

Professional Memberships

American Society of Civil Engineers