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Carolyn McAndrews is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Planning and Design at the University of Colorado Denver. She was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from 2010 to 2012. She earned her Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning from the University of California, Berkeley with a designated emphasis in Global Metropolitan Studies. Carey earned an MCP in City and Regional Planning and MS in Transportation Engineering from UC Berkeley, and a BA in Economics from Brown University. Her research agenda focuses on how planning and policy communities bring public health, safety, and environmental considerations into transportation and land use decision-making and design. The objective of Professor McAndrews’s research is to understand how a combination of political and technological factors shape transportation systems, and how planners can help create the institutional contexts that support more sustainable and socially just urban development. She teaches Planning History and Theory, Transportation Planning and Policy, and Transportation and Land Use.