TTI Associate Research ScientistPlanning and Engagement Program
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
505 East Huntland Drive, Suite 455
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 407-1153 x12153
- M.A.Geo., Geography, Southwest Texas State University, 2004
- B.S., Biology, Texas Tech University, 1998
Mr. Simek has 15 years of project management and travel behavior survey research experience, including 12 years in private sector consulting, and 3 year in university research. Throughout his career, his work and experience has been focused in the areas of travel surveys to support urban transportation models and urban planning policy. Since 2000, Mr. Simek has been involved in the management, design, and/or analysis of dozens of travel behavior surveys across the United States and Canada. Mr. Simek's professional interests include project management, public opinion research, travel behavior, survey and sample design, weighting and expansion, statistical analysis, and, most recently, transportation public policy. Mr. Simek is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).