Geetam Tiwari

Department Chair of Transport Planning at the Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme and Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Geetam Tiwari is the MoUD Chair Professor for Transport Planning at the Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme and Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. Geetam’s work focuses on traffic and transport planning for pedestrians, bicycles, and bus systems. She has been the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion since 2009. She has been an Adlerbretska guest professor for sustainable urban transport at the Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden from 2007-2010. Geetam has a Bachelor’s in Architecture from the University of Roorkee and a Master’s in Urban Planning and Policy and Ph.D. in Transport Planning and Policy, from the University of Illinois, Chicago. In 2012, she received a Doctor of Technology honoris causa from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden.