Prof. David Levinson is the foundation Professor of Transport in the School of Civil Engineering at the University of Sydney, and an honorary affiliate of the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies. From 1999 - 2016 he worked at the University of Minnesota where he was Director of the Networks, Economics, and Urban Systems (NEXUS) research group. From 2006-2016 he held the Richard P. Braun/CTS Chair in Transportation. He also served on the graduate faculty of the Applied Economics and Urban and Regional Planning programs at the University of Minnesota. In academic year 2006-2007 he was a visiting academic at Imperial College in London.