UGPTI has an employment opportunity for a Transportation Analyst. The position will conduct research pertaining to ND highway and road systems. Specific focus to legacy industries in North Dakota such as agriculture and petroleum development will be necessary.
In this issue you can find
information on graduate school news and recent/upcoming happenings in the transportation
field. This issue also includes a variety of upcoming transportation conferences, workshops, and
webinars you may be interested in.
John W. van de Lindt and Negar Nazari This project examined a range of scenario events to gain a better understanding of the potential level of traffic disruption that might occur at the intersection of two main arterial freeways, namely Interstates 25 and 70.
Whether it's due to workloads, working side jobs for more income or after work activities the result is the same, many workers are arriving on the job overly-tired or sleep-deprived. Sleep deprivation or fatigue can affect a
worker's manual dexterity, reaction time, and alertness.
A campus building dedicated to transportation at NDSU would symbolically show that transportation is equal in importance to other disciplines and indicate that transportation is an accepted interdisciplinary academic field. The building would house NDSU's academic programs in transportation and logistics and provide a home for the UGPTI's research and outreach programs. The building would be a critical step forward in developing the intellectual capital necessary to plan, construct and operate the transportation systems of the 21st century.