Xiaoxia Dong

董晓夏 (Dr. Xiaoxia Dong)









Dr. Xiaoxia Dong is an Assistant Professor of City and Regional Planning (effective July 2024) in the Stuart Weitzman School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Dong received his Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning and Master of City Planning degrees from the University of Pennsylvania. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Planning from the University of Utah.

研究方向与社会贡献 (Research direction and social contribution)

董博士的研究专注于新交通技术与服务对市民出行、交通系统和城市环境的影响。他的研究还包括交通安全和与青少年驾驶培训相关的课题。董博士目前的研究项目包括无人驾驶汽车对行人行为的影响,以及家长监督的驾驶培训对少年提高驾驶技术的效果。他近期的研究方案包括交通与土地利用和社会平等间的关系。他的研究成果已在Journal of American Planning Association和Journal of Planning Education and Research等同行评议期刊上发表。

Dr. Dong is motivated to study the impact of new transportation services and technologies on travel behavior, transport systems, and the built environment. He also studies traffic safety and equity and access in teen driver training. Dr. Dong’s current projects include an investigation of the impact of driverless cars on pedestrian crossing behavior, and an analysis of the effectiveness of adult-supervised training in improving teen learners’ driving skills. His short-term research plan includes examination of the impact of transportation on land use and inequality. Dr. Dong’s work has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Journal of American Planning Association and Journal of Planning Education and Research.

与IACP的关系 (Relationship with IACP)

Dr. Dong is a member of IACP.