Associate Professor Marianne Vanderschuren
Marianne Vanderschuren obtained her Bachelor's degree in Transport in 1989 at the Nationale Hogeschool voor Toerisme en Verkeer (National College for Tourism and Traffic). She worked as a researcher in the Civil Engineering section at the University of Technology Delft for a year. Between 1990 and 2000, she was a researcher at TNO Inro (Institute for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development) of the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research. She was involved in a wide range of topics including transport models, dynamic traffic management and a wide range of (economic) evaluation studies, policy analysis, the impact of new technologies and tourism.
She was the project leader of various large national (Dutch) and international (European Union) projects from 1995. In 1999, she obtained her Master's degree in System Engineering, Policy Analysis and Management at the Technical University of Delft. She was appointed a Senior Lecturer, with responsibility for developing the teaching of transport studies, in the Department of Civil Engineering at UCT in 2000.