University of Minnesota
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Staff

Andrew Owen, Director

Office: 780M Civil Engineering
Phone: 612-624-7550
E-mail: aowen@umn.edu

Andrew Owen

Andrew Owen is the director of the Accessibility Observatory and a research fellow in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Minnesota. Owen’s work focuses on building and applying systems for collecting, calculating, analyzing, and communicating data describing transportation systems. At the Accessibility Observatory, he leads the development and maintenance of tools to calculate nationwide, multimodal accessibility to a variety of destination types. Owen directs the operations of the Observatory and leads its team of research assistants. Owen joined the field of transportation research following a career in computer science and network security, and holds master’s degrees in civil engineering and in urban and regional planning.


Alireza Ermagun, Graduate Research Assistant

Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Eric Hauser, Research Assistant

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering, University of Minnesota

Haibing Jiang, Visiting Scholar

School of Urban Planning and Resource Environment, Yancheng Teachers University

Brendan Murphy, Graduate Research Assistant

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering, University of Minnesota

Chelsey Palmateer, Graduate Research Assistant

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering, University of Minnesota 

The Accessibility Observatory is a program of the Center for Transportation Studies and the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering.