Dr Jake Whitehead

Research Fellow

School of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology


Research Interests

  • Transport Energy
    Energy efficiency, consumer preferences, government policy, wider economic benefits, well-to-wheel emissions
  • Transport Policy
    Sustainable transport, energy efficient transport, active transport
  • Road Pricing
    Consumer preferences, government policy, impact of future technologies, equity
  • Electric Vehicles
    Consumer preferences, wider economic benefits, government policy, charging infrastructure, vehicle-to-grid
  • Autonomous Vehicles
    Consumer preferences, government policy, road safety implications.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, KTH
  • Licentiate of Engineering, KTH
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (First Class Hons), Queensland University of Technology
  • Master of Engineering, Queensland University of Technology
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology


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