Adjunct Professor, Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies, The Business School, University of Sydney

John Stanley is an Adjunct Professor and Bus Industry Confederation Senior Research Fellow in Sustainable Land Transport at the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies, University of Sydney. Prior to taking this role, he spent nine years as Executive Director of Bus Association Victoria, after eight years as Deputy Chair of Australia’s National Road Transport Commission. He is a Board member of VicUrban and of Victoria’s Alpine Resorts Co-Ordinating Council and is an active participant in the Australian Davos Connection’s Australian programs. John was a key organiser of the ADC Infrastructure 21 Summit in 2008 and the ADC Cities Summit in 2010. He has been awarded an Australian Centenary Medal for services to public transport and conservation.


  • 2008–present
    Adjunct Professor, The University of Sydney


  • 1977 
    University of Southampton, Master of Philosophy