The transit environment, with large numbers of people in close contact with one another, can facilitate the spread of disease between individuals and places. By incorporating the knowledge and best practices of doctors, epidemiologists, and several of the nation’s foremost transit organizations, this training will prepare agency policymakers and front line employees to actively combat […]
Graduate Level Certificate Program in Transportation Security
The Transportation Management: Vulnerability, Risk and Security certificate is offered to Rutgers graduate students through the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy. Participating faculty include the School of Engineering, the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (SEBS), the School of Arts and Sciences, and UMDNJ. The fifteen-credit multi-disciplinary program takes a risk analysis approach to transportation […]
Crisis Communication Training for Frontline Transit Employees
Successful response and recovery depend on frontline transit personnel communicating effectively within their organizations and with passengers at the outset of a potential crisis. This course teaches frontline transit employees the skills to determine and practice appropriate communication methods to ensure an effective crisis response.
Assessment of the Vulnerability of New Jersey’s Habitat and Wildlife to Climate Change
Working with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Fish and Wildlife, the Center conducted an assessment of wildlife habitats that are particularly vulnerable to impacts of climate change. Through a review of the scientific literature and an expert panel process, the Center identified New Jersey habitats that are expected to be most […]