Selected Professional Appointments
Interim Director, School of Cities, University of Toronto
Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Program in Planning, University of Toronto
Canada Research Chair in Infrastructure Planning and Finance
2006-2008, Research Fellow, Department of Urban Studies, University of Glasgow
Matti Siemiatycki’s teaching and research focus on infrastructure planning, financing and project delivery. His work in the transportation sector examines project planning at a diversity of scales, ranging from multi-billion dollar subway, light rail, bridge and highway mega-projects, to the implementation of bicycle lanes and pedestrian facilities. He also examines the governance arrangements, policy approaches and politics of developing regional transportation strategies and managing travel demand. He has carried out studies on transportation plans and projects in cities around the world, including Toronto, Vancouver, London, Los Angeles, Sydney, Bilbao and Delhi.
Specialty Focus Areas
Infrastructure planning; transportation; cycling; public-private partnerships.
Phone: (416) 946-5145