School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering


Professor Stephen Ison BA, MA, Cert Ed, PhD, MCILT

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Professor of Transport Policy

Director of Centre for Innovative and Collaborative Construction Engineering (CICE)

Educated at Liverpool University, University of Leeds, Brunel University and Loughborough University.
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Principal Lecturer in Economics, Anglia Ruskin University 1986-2001

Broad interests and expertise

  • Traffic demand management
  • Market and non-market based approaches to congestion and traffic related pollution
  • Decision-making and transport policy
  • Attitudes to transport policy
  • Sustainable transport

Professional affiliations

  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research interests

  • Road user charging
  • Workplace parking charges
  • Parking policy
  • Decision-makers' attitudes to traffic in urban areas and traffic demand management
  • Surface access to airports
  • Airport Transport Forums
  • Airport Surface Access Strategies
  • Low Cost Airlines Public Transport
  • Demand Responsive Transport
  • Park and Ride
  • Travel Plans Labour Skills in the Construction Industry
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the World Conference on Transport Research Society
  • Member of the Airport Terminals and Ground Access, Technical Activities Council Committee, Aviation Group, AV050, Transportation Research Board (TRB), Washington D.C.
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Transport.
  • Editor Journal of Research in Transportation Business and Management, Elsevier Book Series Editor Transport and Sustainability, Emerald Associate Editor Journal of Transportation Planning and Technology, Taylor and Francis Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Transport Policy External Examiner at Newcastle University