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Roya Etminani-Ghasrodashti, Ph.D.

Roya Etminani-Ghasrodashti, Ph.D.
Visiting Scholar
roya.etminani@uta.edu

Dr. Roya Etminani-Ghasrodashti, earned her Ph.D. in Urban Studies from Science & Reseach Branch, Islamic Azad University (SRBIAU) in Tehran, Iran in 2015, and was an Assistant Professor in the School of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Art before coming to University of Texas, Arlington. Etminani-Ghasrodashti has written on such topics as the connection between transportation and lifestyle, and the effect of online shopping on transportation needs. Roya is interested in environmental characteristics and their effect on people’s travel behavior-associations between land use and transportation, and measuring the influence various built environmental characteristics have on active transportation modes, like walking and bicycling.