Stacey Schutte

Stacey C. Schutte

Assistant Professor

Engineering Research Cntr


CEAS - Biomedical Eng - 0048

Professional Summary

Research areas: Engineering of soft tissue including skin, elastin synthesis, mechanobiology, and effects of proteases on wound healing.


B. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA, 1997

Ph.D. Bioengineering, Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA, 2009

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, GA, 2012 (Gynecology and Obstetrics)

Positions and Work Experience

1997 -2002 Sr. Engineer, Current Product Development, Cummins Engine, Columbus, IN

2012 -2015 Instructor - Research, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

2017 -2019 Assistant Investigator, Shriners Hospitals for Children - Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Research Support

Grant: #R25086 Investigators:Schutte, Stacey 05-01-2020 -04-30-2021 UC's URC Faculty Research Cost Support Awards Program The Role of Mechanotransduction in Uterine Fibroid Growth Role:PI $7,500.00 Active Level:Internal UC

Grant: #N/A Investigators:Schutte, Stacey 07-01-2020 -06-30-2021 UC's Launch Awards Spring Semester (20SS) Research Launch Awards Role:PI $2,500.00 Active Level:Internal UC


Peer Reviewed Publications

Rapp, Scott J; Dershem, Victoria; Zhang, Xiang; Schutte, Stacey C; Chariker, Mark E (2020. ) Varying Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Acute Effects on Human Split-Thickness Autografts.Journal of burn care & research, , 41 (1 ) ,104 -112

Pennycuff, Jon F; Schutte, Stacey C; Hudson, Catherine O; Karp, Deborah R; Malykhina, Anna P; Northington, Gina M (2017. ) Urinary neurotrophic peptides in postmenopausal women with and without overactive bladder.Neurourology and urodynamics, , 36 (3 ) ,740-744

Schutte, Stacey C; James, Christopher O; Sidell, Neil; Taylor, Robert N (2015. ) Tissue-engineered endometrial model for the study of cell-cell interactions.Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.), , 22 (3 ) ,308-15

Schutte, Stacey C; Taylor, Robert N (2012. ) A tissue-engineered human endometrial stroma that responds to cues for secretory differentiation, decidualization, and menstruation.Fertility and sterility, , 97 (4 ) ,997-1003

Schutte, Stacey C; Chen, Zhenzhen; Brockbank, Kelvin G M; Nerem, Robert M (2010. ) Tissue engineering of a collagen-based vascular media: Demonstration of functionality.Organogenesis, , 6 (4 ) ,204-11

Schutte, Stacey C; Chen, Zhenzhen; Brockbank, Kelvin G M; Nerem, Robert M (2010. ) Cyclic strain improves strength and function of a collagen-based tissue-engineered vascular media.Tissue engineering. Part A, , 16 (10 ) ,3149-57

Bedient, CE; Rodriguez, D; Sidell, N; Roberts, C; Schutte, S (2019. ) Alterations in the invasive properties of peripheral blood monocytes from patients with endometriosis .Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, , 46 (1 ) ,60-5

Schutte, Stacey C; Evdokiou, Alexander; Satish, Latha (2020. ) Protease levels are significantly altered in pediatric burn wounds.Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries, , 46 ,1603 -1611

Schutte, Stacey; Kadakia, Feni; Davidson, Steve (2020. ) Skin-Nerve Co-culture Systems for Disease Modeling and Drug Discovery.Tissue engineering. Part C, Methods, ,

Book Chapter

Schutte, SC; Nerem RM (2013 ) Blood Vessel Tissue Engineering Biomaterials Science, 3rd edition .(pp. 1237 -46).Elsevier, Inc

Nerem, RM; Schutte, SC (2014 ) The Challenge of Imitating Nature Principles of Tissue Engineering, 4th edition .(pp. 9 --22).Elsevier, Inc