Chan Kim

Dr Chan Kim

Academic Staff Member


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  • Ph.D. University of Canterbury, New Zealand
  • M.Sc. University of Utah, U.S.A
  • B.E. National Korea Maritime University, S. Korea

Areas of Expertise and Research

Transportation Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Urban Transport Planning, Highway Engineering, Econometric Modelling, Transport Safety.

Industry Experience, Affiliations and Achievements

Member of

  • IPENZ Transport Group
  • ITE (International Transport Engineer)
  • WCTRS (World Conference on Transport Research Society)
  • EASTS (Eastern Asia Society for Transport Studies)


Present research interests are focused on

  • Econometric modelling to predict travel behaviour (transport mode choice)
  • Travel demand modelling including public transport and intermodal freight
  • Overseas drivers’ accident patterns and driving behaviour in NZ by using big data and survey methods
  • Sustainable urban redesigning: Car-free zone and CBDs
  • Seismic risk analysis on transport infrastructures