• Supervisory Board, consisting of formal representatives of the participating universities (deans), chaired by a independent chairperson;
  • Management team, consisting of the Scientific Director and the Managing Director (also functioning as Deputy Scientific Director), chaired by the Scientific Director;
  • Program Board, consisting of representatives of all participating research groups (professors or group leaders), chaired by the (Deputy) Scientific Director.
  • Ph.D. Council, consisting of representatives of TRAIL Ph.D.s, chaired by one of the members of the Council.

The activities of TRAIL Research School are supported by the TRAIL Office

Prof. dr. Peter NijkampChairman
Prof. dr. P.M.G. Apers University of TwenteCentre for Telematics and Information Technology
Prof. dr. B. GeerkenDelft University of Technology – Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Prof. dr. ir. R.E.C.M. van der HeijdenRadboud University Nijmegen – Nijmegen School of Management
Prof. ir. E.S.A. NelissenEindhoven University of Technology – Faculty of Architecture
Prof. dr. T.A.J. ToonenDelft University of Technology – Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management
Prof. dr. S.L. van de VeldeErasmus University Rotterdam – Rotterdam School of Management

The management is responsible for the day-to-day functioning of the research school and for its supporting organisation (the TRAIL Office). The management prepares the strategy for the research school and executes the resulting actions. The management team is chaired by the Scientific Director.

Prof. dr. Bert van Wee, Scientific Director

Dr. ir. Vincent A.W.J. Marchau, Managing Director & Deputy Scientific Director

The program board represents all member faculties and institutes and advises the management on the research program, the educational program and the knowledge transfer activities. Program board members are strongly involved in research, educational and other activities of the research school.

MemberUniversityFaculty / InstituteSpecialism
Prof. dr. Bert van Wee (chairman)TRAIL & TU DelftTechnology, Policy and ManagementTransport & Mobility
Prof. dr. Eric van BerkumUTEngineering TechnologyInfrastructure & Traffic Management
Prof. dr. Karel BrookhuisTU DelftTechnology, Policy and ManagementInfrastructure & Traffic Management
Dr. Caspar ChorusTU DelftTechnology, Policy and ManagementTransport & Mobility
Dorine DuivesTU DelftRepresentative TRAIL PhD CouncilTransport & Planning
Dr. K. MartensRUNijmegen School of ManagementTransport & Mobility
Prof. dr. ir. Serge HoogendoornTU DelftCiviel Engineering and GeoSciencesInfrastructure & Traffic Management
Prof. dr. ir. Rene de KosterEURRSM Erasmus UniversityLogistics & Transport Organisation
Prof. dr. ir. Gabriel LodewijksTU DelftMechanical, Marine and Materials EngineeringLogistics & Transport Organisation
Dr. K. MartensRUNijmegen School of ManagementTransport & Mobility
Prof. dr. L.A. TavasszyTU DelftTechnology, Policy and ManagementLogistics & Transport Organisation
Prof. dr. Harry TimmermansTUEArchitecture, Building and PlanningTransport & Mobility
Prof. dr. Iris VisRUGFaculty of Economics and BusinessLogistics & Transport Organisation

The Ph.D. council represents the Ph.D. candidates that are member of the research school. You can find more about the members in the section PhD Council. 


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