Posts Categorized: Faculty

Chi-Guhn Lee

Selected Professional Appointments Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto Associate Chair of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto Chi-Guhn Lee is active in both theory and application of dynamic optimization. His toolbox includes Markov decision process, stochastic modelling and reinforcement learning. Application domains of his research has been diverse from… Read more »

Barry Wellman

Selected Professional Appointments Co-Director, NetLab Network, Toronto Chong Yah Professor of Communications and New Media, National University of Singapore (2015) S.D. Clark Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Toronto (2006-2011) Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Toronto (1967-2013) Professor Barry Wellman studies networks: community, communication, computer, and social. His research examines virtual community, the virtual workplace, social support,… Read more »

Baher Abdulhai

Selected Professional Appointments Director, iCity Centre for Automated and Transformative Transportation Systems (iCity-CATTS) Director, Toronto Intelligent Transportation Systems Centre Fellow, Engineering Institute of Canada Prof. Baher Abdulhai has 30 years of experience in transportation systems engineering and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS).  He has been a professor at the University of Toronto since 1998. He is… Read more »

Alan Walks

Selected Professional Appointments Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Program in Planning, University of Toronto, Mississauga Alan Walks is an urban geographer with expertise in quantitative and qualitative analysis of urban processes, problems and behaviour. His research is mostly concerned with the social, economic and political causes and consequences of urban inequality, including the role played… Read more »

Birsen Donmez

Selected Professional Appointments Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Canada Research Chair in Human Factors and Transportation Professor Donmez’s research interests are centered on understanding and improving human behavior and performance in multi-task and complex situations, using a wide range of analytical techniques. In particular, her research focuses on operator attention in multitask… Read more »