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Geneviève Boisjoly

Phone: (514) 340-4711 Ext. 4802 Fax: (514) 340-3981 Room: B-324.1
Areas of expertise
Transportation engineering

Research interests and affiliations

Research interests
  • Land use and transport planning
  • Mobility behavior
  • Active transport, public transport and shared mobility
  • Land use, transport and health
  • Transport equity
  • Sustainable development
Expertise type(s) (NSERC subjects)
  • 1003 Transportation engineering

Publications

Recent publications
Journal article
Lussier-Tomaszewski, P. & Boisjoly, G. (2021). Thinking regional and acting local: Assessing the joint influence of local and regional accessibility on commute mode in Montreal, Canada. Journal of Transport Geography, 90, 10 pages. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2020.102917
Conference paper
Wu, H., El-Geneidy, A.M., Stewart, A., Murphy, B., Boisjoly, G., Niedzielski, M., Pereira, R. & Levinson, D. (2020). Access across the globe : towards an international comparison of cumulative opportunities. Paper presented at the 99th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C.
Journal article
Cui, B., Boisjoly, G., Miranda-Moreno, L. & El-Geneidy, A. (2020). Accessibility matters: Exploring the determinants of public transport mode share across income groups in Canadian cities. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 80, 16 pages. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2020.102276
Conference paper
Cui, B., Boisjoly, G., Miranda-Moreno, L. & El-Geneidy, A.M. (2020). Accessibility matters : exploring the determinants of public transport mode share income groups in Canadian cities. Paper presented at the 99th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C.

Teaching

CIV3930: Projet de caractérisation avec GPS et GIS

Education

  • Ph.D. in Urban Planning, Policy and Design, McGill University
  • Master in environmental studies and sustainability science, Lund University
  • Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnique Montréal

Supervision at Polytechnique

IN PROGRESS

  • Ph.D. (2)

    • Dutra Dias Viola, Priscilla. Cycling determinants and habits among young women in Montreal, Canada and Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
    • Tavakoli, Zahra. Developing a diagnostic tool for children's independent mobility and wellbeing in Montreal.
  • Master (thesis) (5)

    • Obry-Legros, Vincent. Spatial segmentation of intention to use a large scale public transport project: The case of the REM in Montreal.
    • El-Murr, Karl. Accessibility to parks modelling: Briding the gap between objective measures and perceptions.
    • Alousi-Jones, Meredith. Influence of the built environment on Montrealers' trip satisfaction during the first wave of COVID-19.
    • Renaud-Blondeau, Pénélope. Accessibility to electric vehicle charging stations in Montreal.
    • Alahyari-Fard, Forouz. Taxi demand modelling from a sustainability perspective.

COMPLETED

  • Master's Thesis (1)

    • Michaud, C. (2019). Méthode de diagnostic du niveau d'équité d'un réseau de transport collectif (Master's Thesis, Polytechnique Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/3990/

News about Geneviève Boisjoly

NEWS | June 22, 2021
Humanities: Polytechnique Montréal researchers involved in research projects and partnerships | Read
NEWS | May 1, 2020
COVID-19 : Polytechnique professors in transportation and sustainable mobility prepare for deconfinement | Read

Press review about Geneviève Boisjoly

December 5, 2020, Le Devoir, En région, le transport collectif, ça roule à la carte Selon Geneviève Boisjoly, professeure adjointe au Département des génies civil, géologique et des mines de Polytechnique Montréal, il faudra repenser nos villes en plus d'offrir davantage de transport en commun.
July 22, 2020, Radio-Canada, Un projet de réseau cyclable amélioré sur la rue Saint-François-Xavier à Trois-Rivières Selon Geneviève Boisjoly, professeure adjointe au Département des génies civil, géologique et des mines de Polytechnique Montréal, le succès d’un réseau cyclable se mesure par la connectivité entre les différentes pistes et soutient que, pour démocratiser l’utilisation du vélo comme moyen de transport, il faut des installations sécuritaires et conviviales.
July 4, 2019, CBC, How Montreal is preparing for the 'scooter-pocalypse' Mentions de Geneviève Boisjoly, professeure adjointe au Département des génies civil, géologique et des mines de Polytechnique Montréal.
April 29, 2019, Le Devoir, Sur la piste du succès Mention de Geneviève Boisjoly, professeure adjointe au Département des génies civil, géologique et des mines de Polytechnique Montréal.