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Patricia Mokhtarian

Clifford and William Greene, Jr. Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering

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O. Lamar Allen Sustainable Education Building (SEB) 322


Ph.D. Industrial Engineering/Management Sciences (1981), Northwestern University
M.S. Industrial Engineering/Management Sciences (1977), Northwestern University
B.A. Mathematics (1975), Florida State University

Patricia Mokhtarian

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Patricia Mokhtarian joined the Georgia Tech School of Civil and Environmental Engineering in Fall 2013 from the University of California-Davis, where she was a professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, associate director of the Institute of Transportation Studies, and founding chair of the interdisciplinary MS/PhD program in Transportation Technology and Policy. Prior to joining the UC Davis faculty in 1990, she worked for several years in regional planning and consulting in Southern California.  Dr. Mokhtarian has specialized in the study of travel behavior for more than 30 years, and has authored or co-authored more than 200 refereed journal articles, technical reports, and other publications.  She is a North American area editor of the journal Transportation, and is on the editorial boards of Transportation Research Part A, Transport Policy, Transportation Letters,the International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, the European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research, and Travel Behaviour and Society .

  • Transportation Systems Engineering
  • Smart Cities
  • Travel Behavior
  • Sustainable Communities
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H. Milton Stewart School of
Industrial & Systems Engineering
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Atlanta, GA 30332
Phone: 404.894.2343