Elizabeth Deakin

Elizabeth Deakin
  • Director, University of California Transportation Center; Professor of City and Regional Planning and Urban Design
    University of California, Berkeley

Degrees in Transportation Systems Analysis and Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; degree in Law, Boston College. 1998-2008, Director, University of California Transportation Research Center; 2005-08, Co-Director, UC Berkeley Global Metropolitan Studies Initiative. Currently, with UC Berkeley: Professor of City and Regional Planning; affiliated faculty member, Energy and Resources Group; Master of Urban Design group; carrying out studies on urban development and transportation in China, Latin America, India and California. Former Chair, Advisory Board, National Academy of Sciences. Member, several committees and panels, Transportation Research Board. Editor, Transportation Policy journal. Member, several editorial boards. Fellow, Urban Land Institute. Published over 200 articles, book chapters and reports.