The UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies conducts cutting-edge research for the pressing transportation problems of our time. 

The work is guided by an Advisory Board comprised of prominent private and public sector leaders.  Its day-to-day operations are directed by a Director, Deputy Director, Research Project Manager, Communications Manager, and Operations Manager. Research is conducted by Faculty Fellows, Visiting and Postdoctoral ScholarsResearch Staff, and dozens of talented students.  The Faculty Fellows come from multiple different departments and schools across the UCLA campus and are divided into one of eight research program areas.