Adjunct Professor, School of Engineering and Transportation Research Center

Lisa Aultman-Hall is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Engineering at the University of Vermont (UVM). From 2006-2011, she served as the founding director of the UVM Transportation Research Center. Prior to coming to UVM, Dr. Aultman-Hall was the Director of the Connecticut Transportation Institute at the University of Connecticut. She has also worked in association with US DOT University Transportation Centers (UTC) for 20 years.

Dr. Aultman-Hall’s research has focused on innovative travel data collection.  Recently, she has focused on long distance intercity travel but remains committed to work in bicycle transportation, electric vehicle adoption and system resiliency especially as it relates to planning for climate adaptation.   In 2014, Dr. Aultman-Hall was selected by the UVM Graduate Student Senate as Outstanding Faculty Advisor.  

Dr. Aultman-Hall is active with the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies including chairing a task force planning the 2018 National Household Transportation Survey (NHTS) Conference, membership on the Travel Behavior and Values Committee, and chairing the National Transportation Data Committee.  She recently founded a new TRB sub-committee on long distance and inter-city travel. Since 2013, Dr. Aultman-Hall has served as the Associate Director of the National Center for Sustainable Transportation (led by UC Davis).

Recorded Presentations

Lisa Aultman-Hall

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

  • Long-distance intercity travel
  • Travel survey methods
  • Bicycle transportation
  • Transportation system adaptation and resiliency


  • Ph.D., McMaster University
  • M.S., Queen's University
  • B.E., McMaster University


  • 802-656-1245
Office Location:

Votey Room 355