2017-2020 Hans Fischer Senior Fellow at Technical University of Munich

I am excited to be spending time working with Professor Rolf Moeckel at TUM  as a part of the Hans Fischer Senior Fellowship. Over the next three years, I’ll be […]

2015-16 Fulbright Scholar Award

I am excited to be traveling to Portugal to work with faculty at the Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) at the University of Lisbon on sustainable transportation issues. The Fulbright will enable […]

2014 Burack Lecture at University of Vermont

Do Local Businesses Cash in from Green Transportation? Dr. Kelly Clifton November 4, 2014 Davis Center Sugar Maple Ballroom Davis Register Here (Registration not required but helpful for our planning) […]

Oregon Walks 2014 Weston Award

  Dr. Kelly J. Clifton – Weston Award Winner We are very excited to be honoring Dr. Kelly J. Clifton, a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering from Portland State […]

2014 OTREC Researcher of the Year

Dr. Clifton was honored on Sept. 11, 2104 at the Oregon Transportation Summit as the OTREC Researcher of the Year for her scholarly contributions to the transportation field.

TRB 2013 a Success

The 92nd Transportation Research Board meeting was last January and featured research from various Portland State University faculty and students. A write up of the event, and the subsequent “TRB Aftershock” event, […]

TR News Article on Consumer Behavior and Mode Choices

A new article Business Cycles: Catering to the Bicycling Market is out in TR News. The piece is based upon some ongoing research at Portland State University that aims to […]

OMC Launch with Peter Appel, US DOT RITA Administrator

The Oregon Modeling Collaborative (OMC) brings together academic researchers, public agencies, and the private sector around the challenges facing transportation and land use policy. The OMC will focus on innovation, education and […]

Appointment to ODOT’s Policy Committee

Dr. Kelly Clifton was appointed to the Oregon Department of Transportation’s policy committee charged with developing the Statewide Transportation Strategy, including reductions in transportation-related greenhouse gas emissions. The committee will […]

“Discretionary Activity Location Choice: In Home or Out of Home?” in press

Akar, Gulsah; Clifton, Kelly and Doherty, Sean, forthcoming in Transportation Abstract This paper examines the location choice associated with discretionary activities (in-home versus out-of-home). These substitution patterns are important in terms […]