University of Vermont

Career Pathways for Transportation Sector Climate Adaption Professionals

  • Principal Investigator Jonathan Dowds
  • University of Vermont
This project documents key skill profiles and competency sets needed for a career in transportation sector climate adaptation, as well as the educational and training opportunities available for developing these proficiencies.
Project Status
Complete

Climate Adaption for State DOTS and Local Agencies

  • Principal Investigator Lisa Aultman-Hall, Ph.D.
  • University of Vermont
This white paper reviews the state of the practice and knowledge for climate adaptation processes at state departments of transportation and local transportation agencies. It also has interviews with stakeholders and reviews of recent literature.
Project Status
Complete

Evaluating Heterogeneity in Household Travel Response to Carbon Pricing: A Study Focusing on Small and Rural Communities

  • Principal Investigator Gregory Rowangould, Ph.D.
  • University of Vermont
The aim of this research project is to collect new information about household travel behavior, how households may respond to increased transportation fuel costs, and information about real and perceived barriers to avoiding higher transportation fuel costs in diverse rural communities.
Project Status
In Progress

Evaluating Transit Use in the Post-Pandemic Era

  • Principal Investigator Parsa Pezeshknejad
  • University of Vermont
This project will evaluate the reasons that public transit riders return (or do not return) to transit in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Project Status
In Progress