Christopher Standen

Transport/Health Research Analyst, University of Sydney

A passion for translating research into pragmatic, real-word policy and practice to make cities more efficient, accessible, healthy, liveable and sustainable.

Areas of expertise include strategic transport planning, traffic modelling and forecasting, economic appraisal, travel surveys, discrete choice analysis, geospatial analysis and visual data analytics. In-depth knowledge of a range of transport planning and analysis tools, including Aimsun, OmniTRANS, TransCAD, ArcGIS and Tableau.

Teaching experience includes transport policy, GIS/spatial data analytics, quantitative analysis, data science and visual data analytics.

Peer reviewer for Research in Transportation Economics, the International Conference on Transport and Health (ICTH), and the Australasian Transport Research Forum (ATRF).


  • 2013–present
    Research Analyst, The University of Sydney Business School


    The University of Sydney, PhD
    Brunel University, BSc (Honours) Physics
    University of New South Wales, Master of Environmental Management
    Monash University, Transport Planning and Policy

Professional Memberships

  • Institution of Electrical Engineers