Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2021 Predicting Autonomous Shuttle Acceptance in Older Drivers Based on Technology Readiness/Use/Barriers, Life Space, Driving Habits, and CognitionFrontiers in Neurology.  12. 2021
2021 Older drivers’ experience with automated vehicle technologyJournal of Transport and Health.  22. 2021
2021 Older drivers’ motion and simulator sickness before and after automated vehicle exposureSafety.  7. 2021
2021 Construct Validity and Test–Retest Reliability of the Automated Vehicle User Perception SurveyFrontiers in Psychology.  12. 2021
2020 Establishing face and content validity of a survey to assess users’ perceptions of automated vehiclesTransportation Research Record.  2674:47-538. 2020
2018 A 3D body posture analysis framework during merging and lane-changing maneuversJournal of Transportation Safety and Security.  10:411-428. 2018
2017 Congestion quantification using the national performance management research data setData.  2. 2017
2016 Visual behavior differences in drivers across the lifespan: A digital billboard simulator studyTransportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour.  41:19-28. 2016
2016 Costs of school transportation: quantifying the fiscal impacts of encouraging walking and bicycling for school travelTransportation.  43:159-175. 2016
2016 Community-based pedestrian safety training in virtual reality: A pragmatic trialAccident Analysis and Prevention.  86:9-15. 2016
2015 Modeling vehicle-pedestrian interactions outside of crosswalksSimulation Modelling Practice and Theory.  59:89-101. 2015
2015 Computer Assisted Analysis of Drivers' Body Activity Using a Range CameraIEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Magazine.  7:18-28. 2015
2015 The Impact of Billboards on Driver Visual Behavior: A Systematic Literature ReviewTraffic Injury Prevention.  16:234-239. 2015
2015 Probit-Based pedestrian gap acceptance model for midblock crossing locationsTransportation Research Record.  2519:128-136. 2015
2013 Impact of distracted driving on safety and traffic flowAccident Analysis and Prevention.  61:63-70. 2013
2012 Incident and emergency medical services management from a regional perspectiveInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.  9:2266-2282. 2012
2010 Issues, practices, and needs for communicating evacuation information to vulnerable populationsTransportation Research Record.  159-167. 2010
2007 Dynamic traffic assignment modeling for incident managementTransportation Research Record.  110-116. 2007
2007 Safety treatments at isolated high-speed signalized intersections: SynthesisJournal of Transportation Engineering.  133:523-528. 2007
2007 Application of traffic simulation modeling for improved emergency preparedness planningJournal of Urban Planning and Development.  133:51-60. 2007
2007 Application of Level-of-Service Methods for Evaluation of Operations at Pedestrian FacilitiesTransportation Research Record.  2002:117-124. 2007
2006 Technology evaluation of hydrogen light-duty vehiclesJournal of Environmental Engineering.  132:568-574. 2006
2005 Active warning systems: SynthesisJournal of Transportation Engineering.  131:205-210. 2005
2005 Modeling speed disturbance absorption following current state-control action-expected state chains: Integrated car-following and lane-changing scenariosTransportation Research Record.  83-93. 2005
2003 Pedestrian behaviors at and perceptions towards various pedestrian facilities: An examination based on observation and survey dataTransportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour.  6:249-274. 2003
2001 Evaluation of roundabout performance using SIDRAJournal of Transportation Engineering.  127:143-150. 2001
2000 Assessment of rural intelligent transportation system wireless communications solutionsTransportation Research Record.  51-58. 2000
2000 Rural ITS communications-wireless optionsIEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Proceedings, ITSC.  184-189. 2000
1999 Study of the impact of police enforcement on motorists' speedsTransportation Research Record.  31-36. 1999
1998 Effects of police presence in an increased speed zoneITE Journal.  68:12-12. 1998
1997 Relationship between volume-to-capacity ratios and accident ratesTransportation Research Record.  47-52. 1997
1994 Analysis of correlation between arterial travel time and detector data from simulation and field studiesTransportation Research Record.  166-173. 1994
1994 Toward the use of detector output for arterial link travel time estimation: a literature reviewTransportation Research Record.  158-165. 1994

Principal Investigator On

  • Empirically-Based Performance Assessment and Simulation of Pedestrian Behavior at Unsignalized Crossing  awarded by University of Florida^
  • Empowering Girls in Science and Engineering  awarded by University of Florida^
  • Evaluation of Traffic Control Options in Work Zones  awarded by University of Florida^
  • Funding Travel to the UTC Conference for the Southeastern Region  awarded by University of Florida^
  • Impacts of Transit Integration in a Complete Streets Context  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (TUSCALOOSA)
  • Investigating The Effect of Driver's Body Motion on Traffic Safety  awarded by University of Florida^
  • K-12 Workforce Development Activities  awarded by University of Florida^
  • Research Initiatives for Reducing Congestion in Alabama and the Southeast U.S. - Year 3  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
  • Southeastern Transportation, Research, Innovation, Development, and Education Center (STRIDE)  awarded by University of Florida^
  • Student Funding to Attend TRB Conference  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE)
  • Student Funding to Attend the 91st TRB Meeting  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE)
  • Transportation Research, Workforce Development, and Technology Transfer Initiatives for Reducing Congestion in Alabama and the Southeast U.S.  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
  • Transportation Workforce Development  awarded by University of Florida^
  • UAB Commuter Survey  awarded by REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION OF GREATER BIRMINGHAM
  • UAB Girls in Science and Engineering Day Program  awarded by American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
  • UAB's Role in Promoting Safety and Economic Competitiveness Within the STRIDE Regional UTC  awarded by University of Florida^
  • University Transportation Centers (UTCs)-Regional: University of Alabama at Birmingham with University of Florida-Research Project 930-843  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
  • Teaching Activities

  • CE344 - Civil Engineering Analysis I (Fall Term 2016)
  • CE344 - Civil Engineering Analysis I (Fall Term 2020)
  • CE344 - Civil Engineering Analysis I (Fall Term 2021)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2008)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2009)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2010)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2012)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2014)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2015)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2016)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2017)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2018)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2019)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2020)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2021)
  • CE345 - Transportation Engineering (Spring Term 2022)
  • CE490 - Special Topics in (Area) (Fall Term 2014)
  • CE590 - Special Topics in (Area) (Fall Term 2014)
  • CE622 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2007)
  • CE622 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2009)
  • CE622 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2011)
  • CE622 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2013)
  • CE622 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2019)
  • CE622 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2021)
  • CE623 - Non-Motorized Transp Dsgn/Pln (Spring Term 2009)
  • CE623 - Non-Motorized Transp Dsgn/Pln (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE624 - Sim Models Transport Apps (Spring Term 2008)
  • CE625 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2008)
  • CE625 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2010)
  • CE625 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2012)
  • CE625 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2015)
  • CE625 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2018)
  • CE646 - Traffic Engineering Operations (Spring Term 2020)
  • CE648 - Urban/Transportation Planning (Fall Term 2007)
  • CE690 - Special Topics in (Area) (Fall Term 2017)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Fall Term 2018)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2012)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2012)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2014)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2016)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2017)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2022)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Summer Term 2009)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Summer Term 2013)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Summer Term 2014)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Summer Term 2015)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Summer Term 2015)
  • CE691 - Individual Study in (Area) (Summer Term 2019)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2009)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2012)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2013)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2014)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2015)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2009)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2012)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2014)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2015)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2016)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2019)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2020)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2013)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2014)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2016)
  • CE698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2018)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2007)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2008)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2009)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2011)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2013)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2014)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2015)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2016)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2017)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2018)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2019)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2021)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2008)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2009)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2010)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2011)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2012)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2014)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2015)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2016)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2017)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2018)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2019)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2020)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2022)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2008)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2009)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2011)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2013)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2014)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2015)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2016)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2017)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2018)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2019)
  • CE699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2020)
  • CE722 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2009)
  • CE722 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2011)
  • CE722 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2013)
  • CE722 - Traffic Flow Theory (Fall Term 2019)
  • CE723 - Non-Motorized Transp Dsgn/Pln (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE724 - Sim Models Transport Apps (Spring Term 2008)
  • CE725 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2008)
  • CE725 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2010)
  • CE725 - Intelligent Transportation Sys (Fall Term 2012)
  • CE791 - Individual Studies (In Area) (Fall Term 2008)
  • CE791 - Individual Studies (In Area) (Spring Term 2017)
  • CE791 - Individual Studies (In Area) (Summer Term 2010)
  • CE791 - Individual Studies (In Area) (Summer Term 2011)
  • CE791 - Individual Studies (In Area) (Summer Term 2011)
  • CE791 - Individual Studies (In Area) (Summer Term 2013)
  • CE791 - Individual Studies (In Area) (Summer Term 2013)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2008)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2009)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2010)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2020)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2021)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2009)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2010)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2020)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2021)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2022)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2009)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2010)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2015)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2020)
  • CE798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2021)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2010)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2019)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2020)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2021)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2016)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2020)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2021)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2015)
  • CE799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019)
  • CESC608 - Green Infrastr & Transportatio (Fall Term 2017)
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, University of Illinois System : Chicago 1994
  • Full Name

  • Virginia Sisiopiku