Latin America CARs

Membership Management Sub-Committee Chair for South American Countries and Areas:

Romulo Orrico, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Name
Juan José P. Sartori  
Country Argentina
e-mail jjpsartori@hotmail.com
Qualifications BA Economics. Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina, 1994Master Industrial Economics (Transport Economics). Universidad Carlos III, Spain, 1999
Interest areas Demand Modelling, Stated Preferences, Economic Regulation, Transport Investment Assessment
Working place
Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, ArgentinaUniversidad Nacional de la Patagonia Austral, Argentina
Current position Associate Professor
Others
Name
Jorge Rodolfo Espinoza Landivar
Country Bolivia
e-mail jorgi1@hotmail.com
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad Privada de Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, 2006
MSc in Transport Infrastructure Complex Systems, MIT|Portugal, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, 2010
Interest areas BRT
Working place
Gobierno Municipal Autónomo de Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia
Current position Transport Specialist
Others

 

Name
José Reynaldo Setti
Country Brazil
e-mail jrasetti@usp.br
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, Brazil, 1981
MSc  in Transport Engineering, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, 1985
PhD in Civil Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada, 1990
Interest areas Traffic Engineering
Working place
Department of Transportation Engineering. University of Sao Paulo, Sao Carlos, Brazil
Current position Associate Professor
Others
Name
Orlando Strambi
Country Brazil
e-mail ostrambi@usp.br
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, 1975
PhD, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, 1991
Interest areas Urban Transportation Policy and Planning, Demand Modelling
Working place
Department of Transportation Engineering of the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Current position Associate Professor
Others Founder and Director of ANPET – Brazilian Society for Transportation Research and Education
Name
Victor Cantillo
Country Colombia
 e-mail vcantill@uninorte.edu.co
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad del Norte, Colombia, 1987
MSc, Universidad del Cauca, Colombia, 1990
PhD, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile, 2004
Interest areas Transport Planning and Modelling, Transport Economics, Logistics
Working place
Universidad del Norte, Colombia
Current position Associate Professor
Others
Name
Luis Guillermo Fuentes
Country Colombia
e-mail lfuentes@uninorte.edu.co
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad del Norte, Colombia, 2005
MSc Geothecnics, University of South Florida, USA, 2007Ph.D, University of South Florida, USA, 2009
Interest areas Road Infrastructure Management
Working place
Universidad del Norte. Colombia
Current position Assistant Professor
Others
Name
Diana Jiménez
Country Costa Rica
e-mail djimrom@gmail.com
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad de Costa Rica, Costa Rica, 1997
MSc, Universidad de Chile, Chile, 2010
Interest areas Transport Planning and Modelling, Transport Economics
Working place
LanammeUCR, Universidad de Costa Rica
Current position Road Safety Audit
Others
Name
Germán Valverde
Country Costa Rica
e-mail german.valverde@ucr.ac.cr
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, 1996
MBA, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, 2000
MSc (on Transportation Engineer),  Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, 2005
Interest areas Transport Modelling, Transport Economics, Road Safety, ITS, Public Transportations Systems
Working place
Universidad de Costa Rica
Current position Professor, Department of Transportation Engineer
Director of Civil Engineer School
Others
Name
Tomas Echaveguren
Country Chile
e-mail techaveg@udec.cl
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad de Concepcion, 1994
MSc Natural Resources and Environmental Economics, Universidad de Concepcion, 2000
PhD, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2008
Interest areas Road Design, Road Safety, Pavements Management, Management of Natural Risk in Road Infrastructure
Working place
Universidad de Concepcion, Chile
Current position Associate Professor
Others Member of the Public Works Ministry Concessions Council
Name
Alejandro Tudela
Country Chile
e-mail atudela@udec.cl
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad de Chile, Chile, 1990
MA Transport Economics, University of Leeds, UK, 1995
PhD Transport, University of Leeds, UK, 1999
Interest areas Demand Modelling, Environmental Valuation, Psychology and Transport, Decision Making in Transport
Working place
Universidad de Concepcion, Chile
Current position Associate Professor
Others Board Member of the Chilean Society of Transport Engineering
Name
Jean-Pol Armijos
Country Ecuador
e-mail jeanpol1@hotmail.com
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador, Ecuador, 2003
Master in Civil Engineering, Oregon State University, USA, 2005
Master in Business and Engineering, Oregon State University, 2007
Interest areas Transport Economics, Project Assessment, PPP Models, BOT Models, Risk Analysis, Highway Concessions
Working place
Louis Berger SAS, France
Current position Transport Economist
Others
Name
 Oscar Sánchez
Country México
e-mail osanchez@uaemex.mx
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, México, 1994
DEA, Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees, Francia, 1996
PhD, Universite de Cergy-Pontoise, Francia, 2000
Interest areas Transport Modelling, Transport Economics, Public Transportation Systems, Emergency Logistics
Working place
Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México
Current position Professor
Others
Name
Alejandro Monteverde Almendáriz
Country Peru
e-mail eu_sou_alejandro@hotmail.com
Qualifications Industrial Engineer, Universidad de Lima, Peru, 2007
MSc Transportation Engineering, Universidad Federal de Rio de Janeiro, 2007. Diploma on Applied Statistics, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru, 2009
Interest areas Intermodal Transportation, Transport Planning, Road Safety
Working place
Independent consultant
Current position Advisor
Others Training Course on Road Safety Audit, Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña, 2010
Name
Fernando Mauricio Tarquino Torres
Country Peru
e-mail Intraperu@gmail.com
Qualifications Transport Engineer, Universidad Nacional Federico Villarreal, Peru, 1999
PhD in Environment and Sustainable Development, Universidad Nacional Federico Villarreal, Peru, 2007
PhD Urban Planning Urbana with emphasis on Mobility, Atlantic International University – AIU, USA, 2011
Interest areas Urban Mobility and Sustainable Development
Working place
Ingenieria de Transportes del Peru SAC – Intraperu Sac, Peru
Current position General Manager
Others Lecturer in the MSc Transport Engineering programme, Universidad Nacional Federico Villarreal
Name
Diego Hernández
Country Uruguay
e-mail dohernan@uc.cl
Qualifications Sociologist, Universidad Católica del Uruguay, Uruguay, 1999
MA Political Sciences, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, USA, 2003
PhD(C) Architecture and Urban Studies, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile
Interest areas Public Transport and Society, Mobility and Accessibility, Public Transport and Decision Making
Working place
Integration, Poverty and Social Exclusion Research Program, Universidad Católica del Uruguay, Uruguay
Current position Researcher
Others Writing up thesis at this moment
Name
Lucio Cáceres Behrens
Country Uruguay
e-mail lucabe49@gmail.com
Qualifications Civil Engineer, Universidad de la República, Uruguay, 1977
Interest areas Transport and Infrastructure
Working place
UNOPS Consultant, Mexico
Current position General Manager
Others Public Works and Transport Minister, Uruguay (1995-2005)
National Road Director, Uruguay (1985-1989)
Professor in Road (1977 – 2011)
International Consultant
Name
Josefina Flórez Díaz
Country Venezuela
e-mail jflorez@usb.ve
Qualifications Urbanism, Universidad Simón Bolivar, Venezuela, 1986
PhD, Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña, Spain, 1998
Interest areas Sustainable Mobility, Transport and Land Use, Trip Generation Modelling
Working place
Universidad Simón Bolivar, Venezuela
Current position Professor
Dean of General Studies
Others Past Coordinator of Urban Studies (Transport Postgraduate Programme)
Past Director of Regional and Urban Studies Institute