Dr. Stephanie Ivey
Dr. Stephanie Ivey is the Associate Dean for Research with the Herff College of Engineering and a Professor with the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Memphis. She also directs the Southeast Transportation Workforce Center and the Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute. Her technical research includes focus on journey to school in urban areas, transportation planning, livability assessment in urban communities, and strategies to engage citizens in the transportation planning process. She also has a strong record of workforce research and outreach, with particular emphasis on transportation workforce development, partnerships between industry and academia, and increasing representation of women in STEM. She currently leads the transportation operations focus of the National Transportation Career Pathways Initiative.
She serves as faculty advisor for the University of Memphis student chapters of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) and Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS) and is a member of the Executive Committee of the ITE Transportation Education Council, the ITE Diversity and Inclusion Committee- STEM Sub Committee and the TRB Standing committee on Maintenance and Operations Personnel. She also serves on the Tennessee STEM Leadership Council and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Transportation Industry Council.