Catherine T. Lawson

Catherine T. Lawson

Associate Professor and Program Director - Masters of Regional Planning
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Geography & Planning


Arts & Sciences 214

PhD, Portland State University, 1998
MURP, Portland State University, 1997
MA, Portland State University, 1995
BA, Western Washington University, 1988

Catherine Lawson

Research Interests

  • Urban transportation data and information systems
  • Freight planning
  • Travel behavior and time use
  • “Healthy” infrastructure
  • Water transport
  • Hazardous materials transport
  • Transportation and land use connection
  • Microsimulation and GIS applications