Awards & Distinctions
Fred Burggraf Award, from the Transportation Research Board, National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2006. Recognizes excellence in transportation research by researchers 35 years of age or younger. Click here for press release.
MacLeans Magazine Popular Prof, 2005. MacLean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2005, based on student survey.
Lady Davis Visiting Professor Fellowship, Lady Davis Foundation. Held at the School of Public Policy, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, May-Aug, 2005.
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1998-2000 ($28,000/year).
Eric Pas Dissertation Prize (Honourable Mention), awarded by the International Association for Travel Behavior Research, 1999. Named in memory of the late Eric Pas.
Best Non-Sponsored Research Paper, awarded at the 47th Annual Meeting of the Southern District ITE, 1999 for a co-authored paper by Doherty, S. T., Aultman-Hall, L., and Swaynos, J. “Commuter Cyclist Accident Patterns in Toronto and Ottawa”.
Doctoral Fellowship, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1996-98 ($15,000/year).
University of Toronto Open Fellowship, 1996-98 ($3,600/year)
Delcan Scholarship, administered by the Transportation Association of Canada, 1997-98 ($4,000).
Federal, Provincial and Territorial Government Scholarship, administered by the Transportation Association of Canada, 1996-97 ($3,250).
Lea Associates Group Scholarship, administered by the Transportation Association of Canada, 1995-96 ($4,000).
Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 1994-96 ($12,000/year), 1997 (declined).
Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies Award, University of Waterloo, 1994. Awarded by the Dean of Graduate Studies based on nominations from each faculty.
Dr. Lorne H. Russwurm Award for Outstanding Teaching Assistant, Department of Geography, University of Waterloo, 1993-94. In recognition of teaching excellence, superior communication skills, and concern for student welfare.
Institute for Risk Research Graduate Student Award, University of Waterloo, 1993 ($2,500).
Entrance Scholarship, Wilfrid Laurier University, 1987 ($1,800).
Ontario Scholar, 1987.