Associate Professor Roger Charles Malcolm Dunn

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Biography

Roger Dunn, BE (Civil), BSc (App. Maths), MEngSc (Transport), and Dip TP (Planning), FIPENZ, FITE, is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Transportation Engineering in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Auckland. He now has a part-time position  that largely focuses on the postgraduate teaching programme.

He has won numerous teaching awards including the Inaugural Faculty of Engineering Sustained Excellence in Teaching Award, 2007.

Roger has undertaken a wide range of research and consulting projects - the latter have included assignments overseas as well as in New Zealand. He is a member of the Editorial Panel for Road and Transport Research Journal. He has strong interests in traffic operations and management, land use and transport planning, transport safety, planning for pedestrians and intelligent transport systems (ITS). Roger has represented New Zealand on several ITS standardisation committees and has been instrumental in setting up ITS NZ.

Prior to joining the University of Auckland in 1972, Roger worked for the NZ Ministry of Works and Development in Palmerston North and Wellington and then Freeman Fox Wilbur Smith and Associates in London, UK.

Roger is a Fellow and Life Member of the Institution of Transportation Engineers (USA), a Fellow and Life Member of IPENZ, a past Chairman of the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) Transportation Group, and a past Fellow of Institution of Highways and Transportation (UK).

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Karndacharuk, A., Wilson, D. J., & Dunn, R. C. M. (2016). Qualitative evaluation study of urban shared spaces in New Zealand. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 42, 119-134. 10.1016/j.trd.2015.10.020
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Doug Wilson
  • Karndacharuk, A., Wilson, D., & Dunn, R. (2014). Safety Performance Study of Shared Pedestrian and Vehicle Space in New Zealand. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. 10.3141/2464-01
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Doug Wilson
  • Karndacharuk, A., Wilson, D. J., & Dunn, R. (2014). A Review of the Evolution of Shared (Street) Space Concepts in Urban Environments. Transport Reviews, 34 (2), 190-220. 10.1080/01441647.2014.893038
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Doug Wilson
  • Karndacharuk, A., Wilson, D., & Dunn, R. (2013). Analysis of Pedestrian Performance in Shared-Space Environments. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2393, 1-11. 10.3141/2393-01
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Doug Wilson
  • (Aut) Karndacharuk A, Wilson, D. J., & Dunn, R. C. M. (2013). Evaluating shared spaces: methodological framework and performance index. ROAD & TRANSPORT RESEARCH, 22 (2), 52-61.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Doug Wilson
  • Bezuidenhout, J. J., Ranjitkar, P., & Dunn, R. (2013). Estimating Queue Size from Single Loop Detector Data. 20th ITS World Congress, Tokyo 2013. Proceedings Tokyo, Japan: Intelligent Transport Systems Australia. Related URL.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/30487
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Prakash Ranjitkar, Urie Bezuidenhout
  • Costello, S. B., Premathilaka, A. S., & Dunn, R. C. M. (2012). Stochastic Rail Wear Model for Railroad Tracks. Transportation Research Record, 2289, 103-110. 10.3141/2289-14
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Seosamh Costello
  • Henning, T. F. P., Muruvan, S., Feng, W. A., & Dunn, R. C. (2011). The development of a benchmarking tool for monitoring progress towards sustainable transportation in New Zealand. Transport Policy, 18 (2), 480-488. 10.1016/j.tranpol.2010.10.012
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/16268
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Theuns Henning

Contact details

Primary location

ENGINEERING BLOCK 1 - Bldg 401
Level 10, Room 1013
20 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand