Posts Categorized: Faculty

Marianne Hatzopoulou

Selected Professional Appointments Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto Dr. Hatzopoulou is a Canada Research Chair in Transportation and Air Quality, and leads the Transportation and Air Quality (TRAQ) research group. Her expertise is in modelling road transport emissions and urban air quality as well as evaluating population exposure to air pollution. Her… Read more »

Jonathan Hall

Selected Professional Appointments Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and School of Public Policy and Governance Jonathan Hall is an applied microeconomist who focuses on urban transportation. His recent work has focused on how to design road tolls so they help all road users and measuring the effect of Uber on public transportation. His dissertation was… Read more »

Enid Slack

Selected Professional Appointments Director, Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance, Munk School of Global Affairs Adjunct Professor, Munk School of Global Affairs Enid Slack is the Director of the Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) at the Munk School of Global Affairs. IMFG focuses on the fiscal health and governance challenges facing large cities… Read more »

Steven Farber

Selected Professional Appointments Assistant Professor, Department of Human Geography, UTSC I am a quantitative transportation geographer and spatial analyst. My research program investigates how land use and transportation systems affect social and economic outcomes of urban areas. At the core of my research philosophy is the belief that travel behaviour is a means through which… Read more »

Richard Florida

Selected Professional Appointments Director of Cities, Martin Prosperity Institute Editor-at-Large, The Atlantic CityLab Visiting Distinguished Fellow, New York University, Schack Institute of Real Estate Richard is University Professor and Director of Cities in the Martin Prosperity Institute  at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. He is a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at New York University’s Schack Institute… Read more »

Tamer E. El-Diraby

Selected Professional Appointments Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto Director, Centre for Civil Informatics, University of Toronto Professor El-Diraby’s work focuses on the use of and knowledge management tools to study and develop strategies for the e-city as means to realize the green-city. His research utilizes social and semantic web technologies to… Read more »

Ron N. Buliung

Selected Professional Appointments Professor, Department of Geography and Programs in Environment, University of Toronto Mississauga Professor Buliung’s research is primarily focused on child and youth transportation and health. His most recent work considers the myriad possibilities and limitations related to childhood disability in the city. He is a member of the international editorial board of the Journal of Transport Geography, the capstone… Read more »

Andre Sorensen

Selected Professional Appointments Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Human Geography, University of Toronto Scarborough Andre Sorensen’s main research areas include the long-run analysis of the interaction between public policy and urban form, with a focus on planning and land development processes. Sorensen’s research has investigated ideas of sustainable development and urban form, compact cities,… Read more »

Amer Shalaby

Selected Professional Appointments Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto Amer Shalaby is a professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Toronto. His research over the past 25 years has made significant contributions to urban transit planning and operations, intelligent transportation systems, transportation planning for large-scale events and mega cities, and transportation systems… Read more »

Timothy Chan

Selected Professional Appointments Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto Canada Research Chair in Novel Optimization and Analytics in Health Director, Centre for Healthcare Engineering, University of Toronto Professor Chan received his BSc in Applied Mathematics from UBC, and his PhD in Operations Research from MIT. Before coming to Toronto, he was… Read more »