Professional Service

2016-present Scientific Committee Member, International Conference on Traffic Engineering (ICTE'17), April 3 - 4, 2017, Barcelona, Spain
2016-present Member, Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS)
2015-present Editor, Athens Journal of Technology & Engineering
2015-present Elected Director, Research and Education Division, American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA)
2015-present Member, American Association of University Women (AAUW)
2015-present Advisor to Greek Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs, Greek Research and Technology Network
2015-present Member, Alabama Network for Women Leaders in Higher Education, American Council for Education (ACE)
2015-present Head, Transportation Engineering Research Unit, ATINER
2015-present State of Alabama Representative, SDITE Young Programs Committee
2013-present Bold Goals Coalition, Transportation Work Group
2013-present Research Proposal Evaluator, University of California Transportation Center
2012-present Research Proposal Evaluator, National Center for Intermodal Transportation for Economic Competitiveness
2012-present Research Proposal Evaluator, Southeastern Transportation, Research, Innovation, Development, and Education Center
2012-present Associate Editor, The International Journal of the Constructed Environment.
2012-present Charter Member, TRB Taskforce on Emergency Evacuation (ANB10T)
2011-present Associate Editor, Journal of Transportation of the Institute of Transportation Engineers
2011-present New York Academy of Sciences
2011-present Evaluator, Greek Ministry of Education
2011-present Academic Member, Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER)
2010-present Editor, International Journal of Engineering and Industries (IJEI)
2010-present Member, The Society of Modeling and Simulation International
2008-present Member, National Association of Professional Women
2006-present Member, Society for Modeling and Simulation International
2005-present Member, Joint Traffic Simulation Subcommittee, Transportation Research Board
2003-present Member, Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee, RPCGB
2002-present Member, Alabama ITE Student Chapter Task Force
1997-present Member, Highway Capacity and Quality of Service Committee, Pedestrians Subcommittee, Transportation Research Board
1996-present Invited reviewer for the following publications:
·         Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour
·         Accident Analysis & Prevention
·         Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice
·         Sage Open
·         IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Transactions and Magazine
·         Springer Publishing
·         PWS Publishing Company
·         Microcomputers in Civil Engineering
·         Journal of Computer-Aided Civil & Infrastructure Engineering
·         Vehicle Systems Dynamics
·         Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering
·         Journal of Transportation Research Board
·         Transportation Research, Part C: Emerging Technologies
·         IEEE- ITS Transactions
·         ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering
·         Journal of ITS- Planning, Operations and Technology
·         Transportation Science
·         International Journal of Modelling and Simulation
·         Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems
·         International Symposium on Transportation and Traffic Theory
·         HKIE Transactions
·         Transportation Research, Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review
·         Society for Modeling & Simulation International
·         Journal of Advanced Transportation
·         International Journal of the Constructed Environment
·         International Journal of Engineering and Industries
·         Journal of Transportation of the Institute of Transportation Engineers
·         Transportmetrica A: Transport Science
1991-present Member, Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers
1990-present Member, Institute of Transportation Engineers (Fellow since 2014)
2015-2016

Chair, Conference Organizing Committee, 2nd Annual International Conference on Transportation, June 6- 9, 2016, Athens, Greece
2015-2016

Scientific Committee Member, International Conference on Traffic Engineering (ICTE'16), March 30 - 31, 2016, Prague, Czech Republic
2015

Proposal Review Panelist, National Science Foundation (NSF), Civil Infrastructure Systems
2014-2015

Conference Organizing Committee Chair, Annual International Conference on Transportation, 8-11 June 2015, Athens, Greece
2014-2015

Conference co-Chair and Local Host, 2015 University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference for the Southeastern Region, March 26-27, 2015, Birmingham, AL
2014-2015 SHREC 2015 Track Organizing Committee Member
2014-2015 Book Editor, “Planning & Civil Engineering”
2013-2015 State of Alabama Representative, SDITE Education Fund Committee
2014

Technical Proposal Reviewer, NILS Science and Sustainability Programme, operated by Universidad Complutense de Madrid and funded by the EEA Grants
2011-2013

Member of the International Scientific Advisory Committee of Disaster Management 2013
2011-2013

Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Member, Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
2010-2012

Scientific Officer, Research Program 'Archimedes III', Greek Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs and the European Commission (EC)
2010-2012

Research Proposal Evaluator, Transportation Northwest University Transportation Research Center
2010-2012 Active Living Task Force
2007-2012 Advisory Board Member, UAB University Transportation Center
2009-2011 Advisory Board Member, Sit Tight-Caring for Kids in Cars Inc.
2002-2011 Member, UTCA Technology Transfer Steering Committee
2007-2010 Member, ALSITE Student Services and Education Committee
2004-2010 Member, Access Management Committee, Research Subcommittee, Transportation Research Board
2007-2009 Member, ALSITE Meeting Arrangements, Technical Program & Site Selection Committee
2005-2007 Member, Alabama Academy of Science, Engineering and Computer Sciences Section
2005 Workshop Organizer and Host, Dynamic Traffic Assignment Workshop, Birmingham, AL
2004 Conference Organizer, 2004 Spring ALSITE Meeting, Birmingham, AL
2000-2002 Chair, Non-Motorized Transportation Action Group for the State of Michigan
1999-2002 Member, Evaluation Committee, Consortium for ITS Training and Education
1998-2002 Member, Michigan Safety Management System Steering Committee
1995-2002 Member, Intelligent Transportation Society of Michigan
1995-2002 Member, 2-Wheeled and Special Use Vehicle Group, MI Safety Management System
1997- 2000 Chair, Pedestrian Safety Action Group, Michigan Safety Management System
1998-1999 Chair, Students Affairs Committee, Intelligent Transportation Society of Michigan
1996-1999 Member, American Society of Engineering Education
1996-1998 Member, Faculty-Professional Women's Association
1996-1998 Member, Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society
1991-1996 Member, Women's Transportation Seminar
1994-1995 Member, ITS Technical Committee-ITE Illinois Section

Institutional Service

2016-present Vice Chair, Commission for the Status of Women
2016-present
Appointed School of Engineering Representative to the Commission for the Status of Women
2015-present
Appointed School of Engineering Representative to the UAB Sustainability Committee
2015-present
STEM Representative, UAB American Association for University Women (AAUW) Relations Committee
2014-present
Member, UAB-wide Grievance and Termination Hearing Panel
2013-present
Chair, STRIDE Student of the Year Task Force
2012-present
Member, Graduate Student Application Review Committee
2012-present
UAB Representative, Internal Steering Committee, STRIDE Regional University Transportation Consortium
2012-present
Undergraduate Student Academic Co-Advisor, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
2010-present
Member, UAB Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism (DO&M) Research Workgroup
2010-present
Member, CCEE Departmental Scholarship Committee
2010-present
Member, UAB Civil Engineering ABET Coordinating Committee
2003-present
Director, Transportation Engineering and Development Laboratory, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2003-present Member, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Center for Disaster Preparedness Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL
2002-present
Coordinator, Transportation Program Curriculum, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2002-present
Faculty Advisor and Founder, UAB Institute of Transportation Engineers Student Chapter
2016-2017 Member, Tenure Review Committee for Dr. Foley, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
2016-2017 Member, Promotion and Tenure Review Committee for Dr. Genau, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
2014-2016
Departmental Representative, UAB School of Engineering Faculty Executive Committee
2014-2015
Chair, Departmental Peer Review Committee for Dr. Waldron
2010-2015 Affiliate Member, UAB Commission on the Status of Women
2013-2014
Member, Department of Civil Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire in Structures
2013-2014
Member, Department of Civil Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire in Transportation
2012-2014
Faculty Mentor, Dr. Adrienne Milner, Sociology, UAB
2006-2014
Affirmative Action Officer, School of Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham
2013 Member, Pre-tenure 2nd Interim Review for Dr. Waldron, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
2003-2013
Web Administrator, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2012
Member, Department of Civil Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2012
Member, Faculty Recruitment Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering
2012
Member, Promotion and Tenure Review Committee for Dr. Salama, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
2012 Member, Department of Mechanical Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2012
Member, Academic Affairs Committee, School of Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2007-2012
Advisory Board Member, UAB University Transportation Center
2007-2011
Chair, Dupuis Scholarship Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
2010
Member, Pre-tenure 1st Interim Review for Dr. Du, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
2010
Member, Pre-tenure 1st Interim Review for Dr. Waldron, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
2010
Member, Department of Mechanical Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2010
Chair, Pre-tenure 2nd Interim Review for Dr. Salama, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
2010
Chair, Pre-tenure 2nd Interim Review for Dr. Kirby, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
2008-2010 Chair, Parental Leave Subcommittee, UAB Commission on the Status of Women
2008-2010 Faculty Mentor, Dr. Du, Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, UAB
2007-2010
School of Engineering Representative, UAB Commission on the Status of Women
2007-2010 Member, School of Engineering Search Committee for Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering
2006-2010

Diversity Contact, School of Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2004-2010
Member, Diversity Committee, School of Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2009 Member, Department of Mechanical Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2007-2009
Chair, Equity and Diversity Committee, School of Engineering, UAB
2004-2009
Member, UAB ADVANCE Advisory Board, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2008
Member, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2008 Member, Department of Mechanical Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2008
Member, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2007-2008
Member, 2008 ADVANCE Symposium Advisory Committee
2007-2008
Faculty Mentor, Dr. Jennifer Harper, Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, UAB
2007-2008 Member, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering Interim Review Committee for Drs. Salama and Kirby
2007-2008 Member, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering Search Committee for faculty hire
2006-2008 Chair, Academic Affairs Committee, School of Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham
2004-2008 Coordinator, Civil and Environmental Engineering Certificate Programs, Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2006-2007
Faculty co-Advisor, UAB Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
2005-2007 Member, Dupuis Executive Committee, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2002-2006
Member, Academic Affairs Committee, School of Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2004-2005
Member, Academic Affairs Committee, School of Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2004
Member, Search Committee for Faculty in Transportation Engineering, Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
2000-2002
Member, University Committee on Academic Governance, Michigan State University
2000-2002
Member, Academic Council, Michigan State University
2000-2002 Member, Faculty Council, Michigan State University
1999-2002 Member, Diversity Initiatives Advisory Committee, College of Engineering, Michigan State University
1995-2002
Member, Women's Advisory Committee to the Dean of Engineering, College of Engineering, Michigan State University (Chairperson 1997-1999)
1995-2002 Faculty Advisor, Hellenic and Cypriot Association, Michigan State University
2000-2001
Member, Search Committee for Faculty in Civil Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan State University
1996-1999
Member, Affirmative Action Advisory Committee, College of Engineering, Michigan State University
1996-1998
Member, Graduate Studies Committee, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan State University (Chairperson 1998-1999)
1995-1996
Member, Search Committee for Faculty in Civil Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan State University
1995
Member, Automotive Research Initiative, College of Engineering, Michigan State University
1995 Member, Search Committee for Highway Traffic Safety Programs Director, MSU

Community Engagement

2015-present
Birmingham Firehouse Shelter, Birmingham, AL
2004-present Volunteer, Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Birmingham, AL
2017 2017 UAB Girls in Science and Engineering Day, Chair, Birmingham, AL
2016 2016 UAB Girls in Science and Engineering Day, Chair, Birmingham, AL
2012-2015 Volunteer, Hoover High School, Hoover, AL
2014 Kids in Engineering Day, Birmingham, AL
2014 Teen Driving Safety Summit, Birmingham, AL
2014
2014 UAB Girls in Science and Engineering Day, Volunteer, Birmingham, AL
2014 Trace Crossing Elementary Career Day, Birmingham, AL
2013-2014
3rd Grade Home Mom, Trace Crossings Elementary, Hoover, AL
2012-2014 Society of Women Engineers (SWE), MathCounts
2013
Kids in Engineering Day, Birmingham, AL
2013
Pop-Up Project, Avondale, AL
2012
Teen Driving Safety Summit, Pelham, AL
2012
Rainwater Collection Project for an Elementary School Campus Garden, Hoover, AL
2007-2011
Fundraiser, March of Dimes
2007-2011 Philoptochos Scholarship Committee, Birmingham, AL
2007-2009
Nicholas Sarris Scholarship Foundation, Birmingham, AL
2001-2002
Treasurer, Odyssey School of Greek Culture and Language, Lansing, MI