CV- T. R. Lakshmanan
                     CURRICULUM VITAE

  T. R. LAKSHMANAN

                                


T. R. Lakshmanan
Director, Center for Transportation Studies, and
Professor, Department of Geography and Environment,
Executive Director, Center for Energy and Environmental Studies
675 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA. 02215 U.S.A
(617) 353-7551    e-mail: laksh@bu.edu

EDUCATION
B.Sc. (Honors) University of Madras
M.A. University of Madras
Ph.D. Ohio State University


FELLOWSHIPS AND HONORS:
Ohio State Huntington Prize in Geography
Research Fellow, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in Humanities and Social Sciences, Wassenaar, Netherlands
Visiting Scholar, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), winter and summer
Fellow, Clare Hall, Cambridge University Cambridge, U.K.
Elected Life Member, Clare Hall College University of Cambridge, Cambridge, U.K.
Awarded American Association of Geographers Anderson Medal
Awarded Honorary Doctrate of Science from Ohio State University


WORK EXPERIENCE
Lecturer, Vivekananda College, University of Madras
Senior Lecturer, Vivekananda College, University of Madras
Field Officer, National Atlas Project, Calcutta University, Calcutta
Teaching Assistant and Graduate Assistant, Ohio State University
Urban and Transportation Analyst, Alan M. Voorhees and Associates, McLean, VA
Lecturer, Department of Geography, The Johns Hopkins University
Corporate Vice President, CONSAD Research Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA and Director of Research on Urban, Economic, and Environmental Policy
Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography, University of Pittsburgh
Professor of Geography and Environmental Engineering, and Program Coordinator for Environmental Urbanization Policy Studies, and Principal Research Scientist, Center for Metropolitan Planning and Research, The Johns Hopkins University
Visiting Professor, Department of International Economics, School for Advanced International Studies (SAIS), The Johns Hopkins University, Washington, D.C.
Research Fellow, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Wassenaar, Netherlands
Professor Chairperson, Department of Geography, Boston University
Director, Center for Energy and Environmental Studies, Boston University
Visiting Scholar, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Fellow, Clare Hall, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK
Editor, Annals Of Regional Science
Visiting Scholar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge Center for International Studies
Visiting Scholar, The Institute for Futures Studies, Stockholm. Sweden
Presidential Appointment at sub Cabinet level as Director, Bureau of Transportation Statistics and Modal Administrator, U.S. Department of Transportation
Professor of Geography and Executive Director,
Director, Center for Transportation Studies, Boston University


RESEARCH GRANTS RECEIVED:

A. Boston University


B. Johns Hopkins University

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The SEAS Transportation and Space Heating Modules." Principal Investigator

  • U.S. Department of Transportation, Urban Mass Transit Administration. Analysis of Urban Transportation Needs with Special Reference to Automated Guided Transport Systems." Co-Principal Investigator

  • United Nations, Social and Economic Council. Supplementary Grant for work on "The Urban Environmental Sector of the U.N. World." Principal Investigator

  • Ford Foundation, New York. "The Urban Environmental Sector of the United Nations World Model." (Directed by Wassily Leontief) Principal Investigator

  • National Science Foundation (Association of American Geographers). Grant for Travel as a member of the U.S. Delegation to the Soviet-American Joint Seminars on "Urban Environments," in Moscow and Chicago .

  • National Institute of Mental Health (Metropolitan Center) "An International Symposium on Urbanization, Labor Absorption and Environmental Quality in Latin America." Principal Investigator .

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "The Assessment of the SEAS Regional Module." Principal Investigator

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "The Strategic Environmental Assessment System (SEAS): The Model and Policy Applications." Principal Investigator.


    C. Prior Research Grants


    D. Other Research Activities

    updated 02/2007

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