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Shlomo Bekhor

Shlomo Bekhor
Associate Professor
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Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Haifa 32000, Israel

ACADEMIC DEGREES

1999:   Ph.D., Faculty of Civil Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa.

1990:   M.Sc. in Transportation Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa.

1985:   B.Sc. in Aeronautical Engineering, ITA (Aeronautical Institute of Engineering), Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil.

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2016 - present: Head, Department of Transportation and Geo-Information Engineering, Technion.

2011 - 2015: Head, Transportation Research Institute, Technion.

2011 - 2012: Head, Ran Naor Center for Road Safety Research, Technion.

2008 - present: Associate Professor, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa.

2010: Visiting Professor, Institute for Transport Planning and Systems, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.

2003 - 2008: Senior Lecturer, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa.

Summer 2005: Visiting Professor, Center for Collaborative Research, University of Tokyo, Japan.

2001 - 2003: Lecturer, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa.

2000 - 2001: Research Affiliate (Post-Doc), Intelligent Transport Systems Laboratory, MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA.

1996 - 1999:   Teaching Assistant at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2000 - 2001:   Transportation consultant, Cambridge Systematics Inc., USA.

1999 - 2000:   Transportation consultant, NTA - Metropolitan Mass Transit System for the Tel Aviv Metropolitan Area.

1990 - 1996:   Transportation planner, Israel Institute for Transportation Planning and Research, Tel Aviv.

1989 - 1990:   Computer programmer, Transportation Research Institute, Haifa.

1986 - 1987:   Field engineer, Schlumberger Wireline Co., Argentina and Chile.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Graduate courses:

  • Numerical Methods in Engineering (019006): 2002 - present
  • Transportation Networks (019709): 2001-2004, 2006 - present
  • Advanced Discrete Choice Models (018708): 2012
  • Selected Topics in Transportation Engineering (019725): 2004

Undergraduate courses:

  • Systems Analysis (014004): 2005 - present
  • Introduction to Transportation Planning (014703): 2002-2003, 2008
  • Fundamentals of Transportation Engineering (014705): 2004
  • Laboratory in Transportation Planning (014713): 2002 - 2005
  • Air Transportation (014717): 2005 - present
  • Final Project in Transportation : 2003 - 2006, 2011

 

PUBLIC PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

2009 - 2013:   Member of the Management Committee of the European COST Action TU0804: Survey Harmonisation with New Technologies Improvement.

2007 - 2009:   Member of the Jury, Eric Pas Dissertation Prize Award, IATBR -International Association for Travel Behavior Research. Chair of the Jury for the 2009 Prize.

2006 - 2014:   Member of the Transportation Demand Forecasting Committee of the Transportation Research Board, USA.

2001 - present: Member of the Modeling Committee, Israel Ministry of Transport.

2013 - present: Member of the Editorial Board, Transportation Research Part C.

2013 - present: Member of the Editorial Board, Analytic Methods in Accident Research.

 

 

HOSTING POST DOCTORAL FELLOWS

  1. Carlo Giacomo Prato, May 2005 - October 2007.