Professor of City & Regional Planning; Carmel P. Friesen Chair in Urban Studies;
Director, Institute of Urban & Regional Development; Director, University of California Transportation Center
Robert Cervero works in the area of sustainable transportation policy and planning, focusing on the nexus between urban transportation and land-use systems.
Besides his academic and directorship appointments at Berkeley, Professor Cervero is also a faculty affiliate of the Energy and Resources Group, the Institute of Transportation Studies, the Berkeley Center for Future Urban Transport, and the Global Metropolitan Studies Center.
His current research is on the intersection of infrastructure, place-making, and economic development as well as urban transformations and their impacts on travel behavior. He is a frequent advisor and consultant on transport projects, both in the U.S. and abroad. Read Robert Cervero's full CV on the Web site of the Department of City and Regional Planning in the College of Environmental Design.