Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 A 3D body posture analysis framework during merging and lane-changing maneuversJournal of Transportation Safety and Security.  10:411-428. 2018
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 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 Probit-Based pedestrian gap acceptance model for midblock crossing locationsTransportation Research Record.  2519:128-136. 2015
2015 The Impact of Billboards on Driver Visual Behavior: A Systematic Literature ReviewTraffic Injury Prevention.  16:234-239. 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

  • Transportation Research, Workforce Development, and Technology Transfer Initiatives for Reducing Congestion in Alabama and the Southeast U.S.  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION 2017 - 2022
  • Southeastern Transportation, Research, Innovation, Development, and Education Center (STRIDE)  awarded by University of Florida 2017 - 2019
  • UAB's Role in Promoting Safety and Economic Competitiveness Within the STRIDE Regional UTC  awarded by University of Florida 2012 - 2017
  • Evaluation of Traffic Control Options in Work Zones  awarded by University of Florida 2016 - 2017
  • Empowering Girls in Science and Engineering  awarded by University of Florida 2016
  • UAB Girls in Science and Engineering Day Program  awarded by American Association of University Women Educational Foundation 2015 - 2016
  • UAB Commuter Survey  awarded by REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION OF GREATER BIRMINGHAM 2015 - 2016
  • Investigating The Effect of Driver's Body Motion on Traffic Safety  awarded by University of Florida 2013 - 2015
  • University Transportation Centers (UTCs)-Regional: University of Alabama at Birmingham with University of Florida-Research Project 930-843  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION 2012 - 2015
  • K-12 Workforce Development Activities  awarded by University of Florida 2014 - 2015
  • Empirically-Based Performance Assessment and Simulation of Pedestrian Behavior at Unsignalized Crossing  awarded by University of Florida 2012 - 2014
  • Transportation Workforce Development  awarded by University of Florida 2012 - 2014
  • Funding Travel to the UTC Conference for the Southeastern Region  awarded by University of Florida 2013
  • Student Funding to Attend the 91st TRB Meeting  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE) 2012
  • Impacts of Transit Integration in a Complete Streets Context  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (TUSCALOOSA) 2011 - 2012
  • Student Funding to Attend TRB Conference  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (HUNTSVILLE) 2010 - 2011
  • Teaching Activities

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

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

  • Virginia Sisiopiku