The TSU supports PhD research and is keen to recruit outstanding students with excellent ideas for an independent research project. These students participate in the Doctor of Philosophy (DPhil) programme offered by the School of Geography and the Environment.
Current Doctoral (DPhil) Research Students
The international and interdisciplinary nature of the Transport Studies Unit's science and research is reflected in the range of postgraduate research topics our graduate students undertake:
How is the bike made mobile? Learning from bicycle advocacy in Latin America
Neoliberalism and low carbon mobility transition in emerging economies: an untenable relationship? Evaluating the case of electric mobility in India
A demand atlas for the planning, operations and upgrading of bicycle-sharing systems
Taxi Wars: understanding 'data as governance' in South Africa's transport sector
Examining Trust in Shared Mobility: The Case of On-Demand Peer-to-Peer Ridesharing in Southeast Asia