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Christopher De Gruyter

Christopher De Gruyter

Research Fellow
BEng (Hons) Civil 2002, MTrans 2006, PhD (Transport) 2015

Chris is a Research Fellow in the Public Transport Research Group at the 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 Interdisciplinary Program (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:

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

Research Interests:

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