Xinyu (Jason) Cao
Jason Cao is a full professor at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. His research interests include land use and transportation interactions, the effects of ICT on travel behavior, and planning for quality of life. He is well-known for his work on residential self-selection in the relationships between land use and travel behavior. Jason has published more than 70 articles in peer-reviewed journals, with more than 5,400 citations (Google Scholar).
Jason is Co-Editor in Chief of Transportation Research Part D and an editorial board member of three journals. During the past several years, he, with his colleagues, has also guest-edited six special issues in peer-reviewed journals. Jason was the Chair of International Association for China Planning, and an invited member of TRB committees.
Jason received his bachelor and master degrees from Tsinghua University, China. He obtained his master degree in statistics and Ph.D. degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from University of California Davis, with honors.