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The NURail Center leaders have high standing in the national and international arena of transportation research as evidenced by their leadership positions, presentations at renowned conferences and publications in respected peer-reviewed periodicals.  The following pages contain brief biographical information for the principal investigator(s) from each partner school as well as the NURail managing director.

Christopher P.L. Barkan - (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
David B. Clarke - (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
Timothy A. Gress - (Managing Director, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)
Pasi T. Lautala - (Michigan Technological University)
James L. McKinney - (Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology)
Steve Schlickman - (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Ahmed A. Shabana - (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Reginald R. Souleyrette - (University of Kentucky)
Joseph M. Sussman - (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)