Institute for Transport Studies (ITS)

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Magda Cepeda

PhD Researcher

Room: 2.10 / LG.12
Research Group: Social and Political Sciences

PhD Topic

  • Road User's Perception and Attitudes as a Barrier against Cycling in Cities


  • MSc Sustainability (Transport), University of Leeds, 2012-2013 
  • BA (Hons.) International Relations, National Autonomous University of Mexico, 2007-2011

Key Research Interests

  • Sustainable Transport
  • Behaviour Change for Sustainable Travel
  • Walking and Cycling
  • Socio-psychological barriers for Cycling

Employment History

  • 2017, Research Assistant, ITS, University of Leeds.
  • 2016, Module Demonstrator, Computer Skills QGIS Course, ITS, University of Leeds.
  • 2016, Survey Assistant, Empower Project, ITS, University of Leeds.
  • 2015-2016 Examinations Invigilator, University of Leeds.
  • 2014, Module Demonstrator, Transport Planning & Policy, ITS, University of Leeds.
  • 2014, Survey Translator Ecodriving Project, ITS, University of Leeds.


  • European Union Parliament Report: The World is Changing. Transport, too. 2016. Co-author of report. Co-author of the Report. Report available from URL: 
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