Cycling and Sustainable Mobility

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Welcome to the website of the "Cycling and Local Mobility" department

The department of "Cycling and Local Mobility" in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is part of the Institute of Transportation at the University of Kassel. It was newly established in October 2021 and is one of seven German endowed professorships in cycling funded by the Ministry of Transport. The endowed professorship is responsible for providing teaching in the intersection of cycling and sustainable mobility, which ties into the University of Kassel's important pillar of sustainability.

Contact Angela Francke

University of Kassel
Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Section Cycling and Sustainable Mobility
Mönchebergstr. 7

D-34125 Kassel
D-34109 Kassel (postal adress)

+49 561 804-7703

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Research focus

Our research focuses on the following areas:

  • Research on cycling and cycling infrastructure
  • Planning and promotion of active and sustainable mobility
  • Transport development, innovation and safety, also with a focus on transition and developing countries
  • Empirical data analysis of mobility behavior
  • Traffic psychological background and human factors
  • True-cost-pricing in transportation
  • Inclusive transport planning

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