Glen Koorey
(Sabbatical April-Oct 2015)

Glen KooreyPosition

Senior Lecturer in Transportation Engineering


PhD in Transportation Engineering (Canterbury)
BE(Hons), ME in Civil Engineering (Canterbury)
BSc in Computer Science (Canterbury)


Level 4, Civil/Mech Building, room E418

Contact Details

Phone: +64 3 364-2951 Internal: 6951
Fax: +64 3 364 2758


Transportation and Traffic Planning, Traffic Engineering and Management, Road Safety, Highway Geometric Design, Engineering Design, Communication Skills

Research and Publications

Please visit my research profile page for more extensive research information and a list of my recent publications.

Research brief

  • Planning/Design for Cycling and Walking

  • Speed Limits, Speed Management and Traffic Calming

  • Road Safety Models/Auditing and Crash Data Analysis

  • Rural Highway Geometry/Design/Safety

  • Sustainable Transportation Policies

  • Rural Highway Simulation Modelling

Dr Koorey is actively seeking post-graduate students to work in one or more of the above topics (particularly the first two). If you consider yourself as having a strong academic background, are highly motivated, and have an interest in these topics for postgraduate research (see Research and Publications for more details), please contact Dr Koorey via email (including your academic transcript and possible people for references).

Note: I am not interested in internship requests for the northern hemisphere summer break (Jun-Aug).

Administrative Responsibilities

Postgraduate Transport Programme Admissions; Traffic Management Plans (H&S)
University: Transport Working Group

Professional Affiliations, Activities and Achievements (last 5 years):