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The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Offers Transportation Professionals and Students a Free Online Resource to Learn More about Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

Your colleagues are already taking advantage of the USDOT’s web-based textbook on intelligent transportation systems, the ITS ePrimer. It’s not too late to jump on the bandwagon. Visit the USDOT website and explore the electronic resource’s in-depth modules describing key ITS topics. The ITS ePrimer helps transportation professionals and students better understand how ITS is … Continue reading

NYC JOB ALERT: NYCT ANALYST – SANDY RECOVERY

NYCT Subways Recovery & Resiliency team is hiring 2 new “Sandy Fellows”.  The jobs are now posted on the MTA web site and on LinkedIn, with the applications closing on 2/7/2014. Please see the descriptions below and share them with anyone who you think might be a good fit. They are also open to candidates … Continue reading

Austin Job Alert: Director of Finance and Administration (Supervisory Financial Manager)

The Texas Division is advertising a GS-0501-14, Director of Finance and Administration (Supervisory Financial Manager).  The announcements opened today, January 23rd and will close on February 3rd.  The attachment contains information about Texas (a no-personal-income-tax state), the Texas Division, and the Austin area. –          The merit promotion announcement (FHWA.LKD-2014-0030) can be viewed at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/359834900.  This … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Mid-level Transportation Professional

Mid-level Transportation Professional / Washington, DC (Job Number:1300003198) Energy, Environment and Transportation Transportation Washington, DC About ICF International – Transportation Line of Business EE&T’s Transportation Line of Business specializes in addressing complex planning, policy, and program issues at the nexus of transportation and the environment, energy, and communities. ICF’s work focuses on integrated approaches that … Continue reading

YPT Innovator Series — Ship Anything, Anytime, Anywhere with uShip

 Today we talk to uShip’s Timur Eligulashvili, VP of Commercial Products.  Timur has over 10 years of experience in the transportation logistics industry.  Before uShip he held several roles in logistics including analyst, sales, product manager, and even company founder.  We talk to Timur about how uShip’s innovative marketplace has changed the logistics industry, the current … Continue reading

Mobility Matters is Looking for Contributors!

Do you have some research you’d like to expose to the wider transportation community? Interested in expanding the audience of people following your work? Or do you have something informative to add to the discussion on a specific transportation issue? If so, consider submitting an article for inclusion in Mobility Matters, the YPT newsletter! We’re … Continue reading

AirSage PASS Scholarship Award Winners Announced!!

AirSage PASS Scholarship Award Winners Announced Continuing Education Funding Awarded to Elite Young Professionals in Transportation Atlanta, GA January 03, 2014—Four members of Young Professionals in Transportation (YPT) have been named as recipients of the AirSage PASS: Professional Advancement & Success Scholarship. Presented quarterly by AirSage™—a pioneer in digital population analytics and the largest provider … Continue reading

2013 Annual Report Available!

The 2013 Annual Report is now available! Click the appropriate report cover to read the 2013 Annual Report.  To request previous annual reports, please email us at info@yptransportation.org.

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