zach

Zachary received his BA (Honours Anthropology) from McGill University in Montreal, his Master’s (Economics) from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver and PhD (Geography) from McGill. He was also a postdoctoral researcher at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland in the Transport and Mobility Laboratory (TRANSP-OR). Professionally he worked as an economist at the NAFTA Commissions for Environmental Cooperation and as transportation moderator at the Montreal regional transportation planner, L’Agence métropolitaine de transport. Zachary’s research focuses on the modeling of transportation, the environment, land-use, and their linkages. He is currently as member of the transportation research Board’s Planning Applications Committee (ADB50), its land development Committee (ADD30) an the Global Environmental and Climate Change Centre of the Interuniversity Research Centre on Enterprise Networks, Logistics, and Transportation (CIRRELT).
Research interests:

anthropology, geography, transportation, climate change

Links:

http://faculty.concordia.ca/patterson/index.php