Institute for Transport Studies (ITS)

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Jeff Tjiong

PhD Researcher

Room: 2.10 / LG.12
Research Group: Choice Modelling

Key Research Interests

  • Discrete Choice Modelling
  • Stated Preference Methods 


Professor Stephane Hess , Dr Thijs Dekker & Dr Manuel Ojeda Cabral

Employment History

  • 2013-2015, Senior Transport Modeller, CH2M, London, UK
  • 2011-2012, Senior Transport Planner, Halcrow/CH2M Hill, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2006-2011, Senior Transport Planner, Halcrow, Vancouver & Toronto, Canada
  • 2003-2005, Transportation Engineer, TSi Consultants, Vancouver, Canada


  • MSc (with distinction) Transport Planning, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds, UK, 2013
  • BASc Civil Engineering, University of British Columbia, Canada, 2003

Professional Engagements

  • Professional Engineer, Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia, Canada


  • 2014 - Neil Mansfield Award for the best paper from a sole author aged 35 or under presented at the 2014 European Transport Conference, Frankfurt, Germany
  • 2013 - Ove Arup Transport Prize for the best dissertation, Leeds ITS, UK


Conference Presentations

  • "Disentangling status quo bias and zero-price effect for more robust estimation of welfare changes", 5th International Choice Modelling Conference, 3-5 April 2017, Cape Town (South Africa)
  • "Considering latent money and time budgets in choice modelling", 5th symposium by the European Association for Research in Transportation (hEART), 14-16 September 2016, Delft (Netherlands)


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