Dr Tim Schwanen | University of Oxford

Dr Tim Schwanen

Director of the Transport Studies Unit & Associate Professor in Transport Studies and Human Geography; Postdoctoral Research Fellow, St Anne's College

About

Dr Schwanen’s research sits at the intersection of urban, transport, cultural and political and economic geography. He is particularly interested in transitions to low-carbon and low-energy living and societies and the geographies of ageing, mobility and well-being.

Expertise

  • Passenger transport
  • Transport and climate change
  • The experience of everyday transport and the links between transport and wellbeing and quality of life
  • Transport and social inequality
  • Ageing and daily transport
  • Work/life balance
  • Nighttime economy
  • CCTV and surveillance in public space

Media experience

Dr Schwanen has worked with the Dutch media.

Languages

English, Dutch