Farzana Khatun has been selected to receive WTS-OC 2019 graduate scholarship

Farzana Khatun

Farzana Khatun, a 4th year PhD candidate of Transportation Science at ITS Irvine, has been selected to receive Women Transportation Seminar (WTS) 2019 graduate scholarship from Orange County (OC) chapter. WTS OC chapter provides multiple scholarships in four different divisions (graduate, undergraduate, community college and high school) to encourage girls and women in Southern California to pursue careers in transportation. The award will be presented to the winners at the Awards and Scholarship Gala at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel in Anaheim on Thursday, December 5, 2019. Under the supervision of Professor Jean-Daniel Saphores, Farzana is currently working on projects that focus on bus transit ridership of Orange County, travel behavior of Uber and Lyft users in California and in USA, active transportation and GIS application in transportation planning.