Carolina Burnier, PhD Student
Carolina Burnier is a PhD. Student in the Urban Studies and Planning Program. She is from Montreal, Canada. Carolina holds a master's degree in Transportation Engineering from the University of Maryland and a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.
After completing her bachelor's degree, Carolina worked at the Maryland State Highway Administration as a transportation engineer. She has also worked as a research assistant for both the Transportation Engineering Program and the National Center for Smart Growth at the University of Maryland and works as a transportation engineer for Noblis.
Carolina's research is directed by Dr. Marie Howland and focuses on transportation planning, particularly in travel behavior and land use. During her Ph.D. studies, Carolina has presented papers at several conferences including ACSP and TRB. Carolina has been awarded the Federal Highway Administration's Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Award and the Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS-DC)graduate award.
Ph.D. Student, Transportation Planning
Urban Studies and Planning Program
School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation
University of Maryland