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MoN17, the 17th Mathematics of Networks meeting will be held at the
University of Sheffield, on Thursday 20th September 2018. Thanks to Tim
O'Farrell for acting as as local host for MoN17. MoN17 is sponsored by
commnet2 (https://www.commnet.ac.uk/) and is held in conjunction with
Next-GWiN 2018 (http://www.next-gwin.org/) the 5th International
Workshop on Next Generation Green Wireless Networks, Sheffield
University 17th-18th September 2018.  The meeting webpage is
http://www.monmeetings.org/meeting17/ . [...]
Posted: June 19, 2018, 2:48 pm
Dear All,

The 5th International Workshop on Sustainable Road Freight Transport will be held in Cambridge on 29th - 30th November 2018. For further details please see the attached flyer.
This year the workshop will focus on disruptive innovations in road freight transport systems. On day one, the focus will be on technological, logistics, policy and economic aspects of the transition to electrified urban, national and international road freight transport systems. Digital revolution in freight transport systems will be the main theme for day two of the workshop. All participants will be invited to participate in group & panel discussions.
[...]
Posted: June 19, 2018, 2:03 pm
Dear colleagues,

The Division of Transport Planning, Economics and Engineering at KTH Royal Institute of Technology is opening a new faculty position as Associate Professor in Railway Systems. Details and application link are found at: https://www.kth.se/en/om/work-at-kth/lediga-jobb/what:job/jobID:199548/where:4/

Associate Professor in Railway Systems

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including [...]
Posted: June 18, 2018, 3:25 pm
Is anyone aware of available *expost* assessments of low emission zones (LEZ) such as the one in London?
Charles Raux
Posted: June 18, 2018, 10:31 am
(with apologies for cross-postings)

The Barcelona Institute of Economics (IEB) is organising its 3rd Meeting on
Transport Economics and Infrastructure, on January 18th, 2019 at the
University of Barcelona (Spain).

Submission deadline for papers (pdf, max 30 pages): 29 October 2018
Notification of acceptance: 26 November 2018.

Scientific committee: G. Bel, B. de Borger, P. Cantos, R. Flores-Fillol,
A. Matas, J. van Ommeren, G. de Rus, M. Turró. [...]
Posted: June 18, 2018, 10:28 am
Apologies for any cross-posting.

I would like to alert you to the below workshop in case of interest. Please pass on as you see appropriate.

Towards a future that works for all: ESRC scoping workshop

Location: Birmingham
Date: 13 July 2018
Time: 10:00 - 16:30

The ESRC are holding a series of workshops to explore the shape of a potential new research investment around Work. [...]
Posted: June 18, 2018, 9:17 am
Dear Colleagues,

I'm pleased to advise that here at Monash University's Mobility Design Lab,
we are offering a Design PhD Scholarship in the field of cycling. In
particular, the research will look at the design elements that create a
safe, healthy and effective system.

This scholarship is for "international" applicants - just to explain from
our perspective, this essentially means non-Australian. [...]
Posted: June 18, 2018, 3:48 am
PhDs in Transportation Engineering on the Implementation of Inductive Power Transfer (IPT or wireless) Charging of Electric Vehicles within Roadways [applications open]

The Transportation Research Centre of the University of Auckland, New Zealand is pleased to announce that we are seeking applications for THREE fully funded Transportation PhD students to join our multi-disciplinary research team to work together to develop robust roadway-charging systems for EVs, enabling vehicles to pick up charge from the roadway itself, when they are parked, stopped at traffic signals, or moving along a special charging lane. [...]
Posted: June 18, 2018, 3:47 am
Thank you John for your alert.regardsDr Leong

Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android

On Fri, 15 Jun 2018 at 18:19, Dr John C Bullas<john.bullas@GMAIL.COM> wrote: Anyone independently confirm the legitimacy of this organisation

Since it does not offer me a share of £10,000,000 from an inheritance from
a dead relative I am minded to assume this
however the use of a gmail address strongly suggests a phishing attempt [...]
Posted: June 16, 2018, 3:29 am
Your email has all the elements of a phishing email, I was seeking
confirmation of the legitimacy of the posting from another member

No problem, just a query

Dr John C Bullas

On 15 June 2018 at 11:16, contact.sdmi.edu <contact.sdmi.edu@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Dear Dr John C. Bullas,
> Could you tell me what it is your problem?
>
> Regards / Bien à Vous
> ---------------------
> Mr Robert ROJAS
> Director of International Partnership and Development
> *Sustainable Development Management Institute *(SDMI)
> 73 rue Léon Bourgeois
> <https://maps.google.com/?q=73+rue+L%C3%A9on+Bourgeois+91120+Palaiseau&entry=gmail&source=g>
> 91120 Palaiseau
> <https://maps.google.com/?q=73+rue+L%C3%A9on+Bourgeois+91120+Palaiseau&entry=gmail&source=g>
> T: +33 6 15 [...]
Posted: June 15, 2018, 12:31 pm
Hi
Thank you John.
I agree, that the wording of this message and the generic nature of the email address do give cause for concern, and so I would caution against anyone clicking on the links within the message..
Mr Rojas; if this is a genuine message to our list, please could you come back to us to confirm this; and please accept my apologies for doubting it. I hope you understand our caution at receiving a message from a generic-looking email address.
Many thanks
Bryan [...]
Posted: June 15, 2018, 11:14 am
The Technische Universität Braunschweig Institute of Transportation and
Urban Engineering is pleased to announce that we are seeking for
applications for a Doctoral Researcher joining the interdisciplinary
Research Training Group (RTG) “SocialCars – Cooperative, (de)centralized
traffic management”.

Further details: https://www.socialcars.org/jobs.html (German) or
https://www.socialcars.org/jobseng.html (English)

Closing Date: 08 July 2018

Best regards,
Andrea Thiele
Posted: June 15, 2018, 10:04 am
Anyone independently confirm the legitimacy of this organisation

Since it does not offer me a share of £10,000,000 from an inheritance from
a dead relative I am minded to assume this
however the use of a gmail address strongly suggests a phishing attempt

Kind regards

Dr John C Bullas
Southampton UK

On 15 June 2018 at 08:31, contact.sdmi.edu <contact.sdmi.edu@gmail.com>
wrote: [...]
Posted: June 15, 2018, 9:39 am
Dear Collegue,
Hope this mail will find you in good health and spirit!!

I am from Sustainable Development Management Institute (SDMI), a non-profit
corporation, located very near Paris. SDMI’s experience clarifies the need
to distribute expertise in the domain of environmental sustainability to a
wide range of individuals requiring this knowledge to be effective in their
jobs. [...]
Posted: June 15, 2018, 7:31 am
Apologies for Cross Posting.

Dear all, 


We have a couple of places left to attend the Governing Transitions in Urban Transport course, to be held Tuesday 26th- Friday 29th June 2018, at Kellogg College, University of Oxford. The application deadline is on Monday 18th of June.

The course is part of the Global Challenges in Transport Programme and is delivered by the Transport Studies Unit, at the University of Oxford, in collaboration with Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. It will explore how technological, behavioural and institutional transitions in urban transport can be facilitated and steered through policy and [...]
Posted: June 14, 2018, 9:23 am
Dear all,

Next Wednesday, 20 June, Dr Herrie Schalekamp<http://www.civil.uct.ac.za/herrie-schalekamp> of the Centre of Transport Studies at the University of Cape Town will be giving a seminar at the Transport Studies Unit at the University of Oxford. The title of his talk will be "Technology and formalisation in the minibus-dominated public transport sector in South Africa" (abstract below). [...]
Posted: June 13, 2018, 9:17 am
Dear Colleagues,

We are looking for new members to join our team!!!

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Reader of Air Transport Management

We are looking for a new Lecturer or Senior Lecturer or Reader to join this growing and enthusiastic team. The successful candidate will teach and assess a diverse student cohort as part of the MSc programmes in Air Transport Management and in Airport Planning & Management in Cranfield and also at locations in Singapore and Oman. They will also contribute to our high-quality consultancy work as well as continuing professional development short courses for industrial clients.Applicants must hold [...]
Posted: June 11, 2018, 9:24 am
Dear esteemed UTSG subscribers,

Our transport research team at Griffith University from Brisbane, Australia (Dr Abraham Leung, A/Prof Matthew Burke and Mr Aidan Brotherton) is conducting a new study about innovative and non-traditional (non-government) funding sources for building and maintaining cycling infrastructure.

Our aim is to identify innovative funding schemes around the world and to assess whether these are suitable for Queensland, and possible ways to make it work here. [...]
Posted: June 8, 2018, 2:06 pm
Apologies for Cross Posting.

Dear all, 


Just a reminder that there is just one week left to apply for the Governing Transitions in Urban Transport course, to be held Tuesday 26th- Friday 29th June 2018, at Kellogg College, University of Oxford.

The course is part of our Global Challenges in Transport Programme, composed by 4 short courses. The aim of the programme is to provide researchers and practitioners with the necessary knowledge, skills and expertise, supported by the latest research evidence, to address the complexity associated with making transport sustainable. The programme is part of the Oxford Leadership Programme, [...]
Posted: June 8, 2018, 12:52 pm
Apologies for any cross posting.

A L/SL position in air transport management posted by our friends in Griffiths University in Brisbane.

KR

Keith
Posted: June 8, 2018, 11:01 am
The Centre for Transport Studies is pleased to welcome

Dr Ruggiero Lovreglio (Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand)

to lead a seminar entitled

Human Behaviour in Disasters

to be held on

Friday 8 June 2018 @ 16:00

Please join us for presentation and discussion at

Room 102, Chadwick Building, Gower St, UCL, London, WC1E 6BT

Abstract

Understanding human behaviour in disasters is fundamental to reduce the impact of natural and human threats on communities. In this presentation, Dr Loveglio is going to provide an overview of his research outputs published in the last 5 years. This research journey shows the effectiveness [...]
Posted: June 7, 2018, 3:55 pm
Dear all,

I would like to bring to your attention the following advertisement for a
PhD position at IVT, ETH Zurich. I would appreciate it if you could share
this with potential candidates. Apologies for cross posting.

https://apply.refline.ch/845721/6271/pub/1/index.html

With kind regards,

Anastasios Kouvelas
Posted: June 6, 2018, 1:43 pm
Call for papers for the 15th Annual Cycling and Society Symposium

Joint with

the European Cyclists' Federation Scientists for Cycling colloquium

University of the West of England, 6th -7th September 2018
Abstracts should be submitted to cyclingandsociety@gmail.com<mailto:cyclingandsociety@gmail.com> by 5pm UK time on Friday 15th June 2018 (just under four weeks from the date of this email). Authors will be notified by 29th June 2018, when event registration opens. For further information, please contact caroline.bartle@uwe.ac.uk<mailto:caroline.bartle@uwe.ac.uk>.
We are calling for papers to be presented at the joint Cycling and Society Symposium and the European Cyclists' for Cycling (ECF) Scientists for Cycling colloquium [...]
Posted: June 6, 2018, 7:08 am
The Centre for Transport Studies is pleased to welcome

Dr Ruggiero Lovreglio (Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand)

to lead a seminar entitled

Human Behaviour in Disasters

to be held on

Friday 8 June 2018 @ 16:00

Please join us for presentation and discussion at

Room 102, Chadwick Building, Gower St, UCL, London, WC1E 6BT

Abstract
Understanding human behaviour in disasters is fundamental to reduce the impact of natural and human threats on communities. In this presentation, Dr Loveglio is going to provide an overview of his research outputs published in the last 5 years. This research journey shows the effectiveness [...]
Posted: June 1, 2018, 4:13 pm
Dear All,

15 Mare Curie PhD opportunities across Europe for researchers interested in aspects of pavements - for people and vehicles - and embracing all aspects of the science, engineering and sociology involved in making them better for city and interurban infrastructure.

Deadline for applications closes 9 July 2018; positions start October 2018. [...]
Posted: June 1, 2018, 9:21 am
Hi there

Please find below details of PhD opportunities at UCL – one of which is in transport geography.

https://www.cdrc.ac.uk/research/study/

Closing date for outline applications (500 words max + CV) is 8 June.

For any enquiries or the application itself, please email Prof Paul Longley (p.longley@ucl.ac.uk)<mailto:p.longley@ucl.ac.uk)>.

Jens

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Jens Kandt
The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis
University College London
j.kandt@ucl.ac.uk [...]
Posted: June 1, 2018, 8:34 am
PhD in Transport and Mobility Systems [applications open]

The Institute for Sustainable Futures are pleased to announce that we are seeking applications for one PhD student to join our Joint PhD program with the Technische Universität Berlin (TUB): 'Transport service towards 2050: shaping an innovative mobility paradigm'.

We are seeking a PhD student with an interest in articulating the features of a newly emerging user focussed mobility paradigm - or practitioner mind-set - that we call 'Service Engineering'. The focus of this PhD is to investigate approaches to integrating sensitivity to a spectrum of passenger needs and experiences in the [...]
Posted: June 1, 2018, 4:15 am