• CUTR is proud to celebrate 30 years of dedication to transportation research. We look forward to many more years to come!

  • CUTR at the TRB 2017 Annual Meeting

    CUTR is excited to participate at the TRB 2018 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

  • Florida Transportation Commissioner and former Mayor of Miami-Dade, Maurice Ferré received the transportation achievement award on Wednesday October 4th, and was inducted into the CUTR Transportation Hall of Fame.

  • Registraiton is open for the 5th Annual FAV Summit November 14-15, 2017 in Tampa, FL

    Save the Date: 6th Annual Florida Automated Vehicle (FAV) Summit, November 27-28, 2018 in Tampa, Florida.

  • CUTR is located on the USF-Tampa Campus.

  • CUTR is located in Tampa on Florida's spectacular west coast.

  • The Transit Safety Standards Working Group has been formed to provide input and inform CUTR’s FTA research team in the identification of recommended transit safety standards for FTA’s consideration.

  • We are very grateful for the dedicated service and valuable guidance provided by the CUTR Advisory Board.

  • USF Wins the Florida Section ITE Traffic Bowl 2017! Congratulations to Kurt Lehmann, Ashok Sampath, Manvitha Rajalingola, Richard Driscoll, and their ITE Traffic Bowl mentor Dr. Seckin Ozkul, USF ITE Student Chapter faculty advisor Dr. Pei-Sung Lin, and CUTR Director and Professor Dr. Robert Bertini.

  • Cover image of CUTR 2016 Annual Report

    Read about CUTR’s problem solving research, workforce development, and outreach efforts in a beautiful, magazine-like reader that is viewable on any device or download as a pdf.

  • CUTR is home to the National Center for Transit Research.

  • National Center for Transit Research

    CUTR includes 38 full-time research faculty and nearly 60 students.

  • Best Workplaces for Commuters

    Best Workplaces for Commuters (BWC) is managed by the National Center for Transit Research.

  • CUTR assists FDOT in promoting pedestrian and bicycle safety at the 2016 Daytona International Speedway Promotion.

  • CUTR hosted the 3rd annual USF Bulls Walk & Bike Week.

Message from the Director

  • Welcome from the CUTR Executive Director
    Welcome to the Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida! Having moved to Tampa and joined USF about 15 months ago, I have been overwhelmed with the hospitality and warmth of the transportation community here in Tampa and all across Florida. Special thanks to WTS and...
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CUTR at TRB 2018

The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida (USF) is excited to participate in the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 2018 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC to be held on Sunday, January 7 – Thursday, January 11… Continue Reading

Spring 2018 Transportation Course Offerings Released

Spring 2018 Transportation Course Offerings

Upcoming Events

Welcome to CUTR

The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR), established in 1988, has become recognized nationally and serves as an important resource for policymakers, transportation professionals, the education system, and the public.

CUTR leadership, in collaboration with the CUTR Advisory Board, has developed a Strategic Plan which will be used to guide CUTR in the years to come.

CUTR is the home of the National Center for Transit Research, a federal Tier 1 university transportation center funded by US Department of Transportation and Florida Department of Transportation.

Learn more about CUTR's accomplishments in the 2016 CUTR Annual Report.

CUTR is so pleased that our longtime advisory board chair and current vice chair Kimberlee DeBosier received the Dean's Distinguished Service Award at the USF Engineering Excellence Awards! Congratulations and thank you Kim!

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