Laura McCarthy

Name: Laura McCarthy

Title: Research Student

Affiliation: Monash University

Laura is currently undertaking her PhD at Monash University on the topic of Changing Travel Behaviour to Reduce Car Use Including Increased PT Use. She has held a range of policy, analysis and project roles in the New Zealand public service.  These have been in a range of sectors including Housing, Transport and Land Information. This has given her an insight into social, economic and environmental factors pertinent to these areas.

Bachelor of Arts, University of Auckland 2002

Master of Urban and Regional Planning, Curtin University 2015

2017 – Award to attend a Universal Access to Public Transport research event, University of Auckland