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Christopher De Gruyter

Christopher De Gruyter

Research Fellow
+61 3 9905 3894
Room 121, 22 Alliance Lane, Clayton Campus
BEng (Hons) Civil 2002, MTrans 2006, PhD (Transport) 2015

Chris is a Research Fellow in the Public Transport Research Group at the Monash Institute of Transport Studies in the Department of Civil Engineering. He is also the Deputy Director of the Sustainable and Effective Public Transport – Graduate Research Industry Partnership (SEPT-GRIP). Prior to joining Monash, Chris worked as a transport planner for 12 years, both with the Victorian government and in consulting. His research interests span the areas of travel demand management, public transport and land use planning. In 2015, Chris received the Emerging Transport Professional of the Year Award from the Institute of Transportation Engineers, Australia and New Zealand Section.


Professional Association:

International Committee Member, Standing Committee on Transportation Demand Management (ABE50), Transportation Research Board (TRB), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM)

Committee Member, Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management (AITPM), Victorian Branch

Member, Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management (AITPM)

Research Interests:

  • Travel Demand Management (TDM)
  • Public transport
  • Land use planning
  • Transport policy