October 3, 2019

Sahila Sarjana, a Graduate Research Assistant at the TREND Lab, was selected as the 2019 recipient of the UAB National Alumni Society Mobola Kukoyi Scholarship. Sahila is pursuing a M.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering with a concentration in Transportation Engineering under Dr. Sisiopiku's supervision. Her research work is sponsored by STRIDE and ALDOT and focuses on transportation users’ perceptions and attitudes toward Transportation Network Services (TNCs) such as Uber and Lyft.

Sahila is involved in student governance and service in many capacities. She is a UAB Graduate Student Senator and GSG treasurer and a member of the organizing committee for the Girls in Science and Engineering Day (GSED). She also serves on the board of the UAB ITE Student Chapter and is the President of the Bangladeshi Student Association at UAB.

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