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Faculty - Public Administration

  • Assistant Professor Transportation policy


  • Ph.D. in Urban Planning and Development, University of Southern California (2017)
  • Master of Urban Planning, University of Washington (2012)
  • Master of Urban Design, Seoul National University (2010)
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil, Urban and Geosystem Engineering, Seoul National University (2008)


  • 2019.9-present Tenure-track Assistant professor Department of Public Administration and Graduate School of Governance, Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), S. Korea
  • 2017.7-2019.6 Tenure-track Assistant professor Urban Studies, Yale-NUS College, Singapore

Research Interest

  • Transportation policy, Urban planning, Spatial analysis, Urban inequality

Journal Article

  • Shin, E.J. (In press) “What Can We Learn from Online Reviews?: Examining the Reviews of Los Angeles Metro Rail Stations” Journal of Planning Education and Research (SSCI). Link
  • Gopal, K. & Shin, E.J. (corresponding author) (2019) “The Impacts of Rail Transit on the Lives and Travel Experiences of Women in the Developing World: Evidence from the Delhi Metro”, Cities (SSCI), 88, 66-75. Link
  • Shin, E.J. (2019) “Self-employment and Travel Behavior: A Case Study of Workers in Central Puget Sound ” Transport Policy (SSCI), 73, 101-112. Link
  • Shin, E.J. (In press) “Disparities in Access to Opportunities Across Neighborhood Types: A case study from the Los Angeles region” Transportation (SCI/SSCI). Link
  • Schuetz, J., Giuliano, G., & Shin, E.J. (2018) “Does Zoning Help or Hinder Transit-Oriented (Re)Development?” Urban Studies (SSCI), 55(8), 1672-1689. Link
  • Schuetz, J., Giuliano, G., & Shin, E.J. (2018) “Can a Car-Centric City Become Transit-Oriented?: Evidence from Los Angeles” Cityscape: A Journal of Policy Development and Research. 20(1), 167-190. Link
  • Shin, E.J. (2017) “Unraveling the Effects of Residence in an Ethnic Enclave on Immigrants’ Travel Mode Choices” Journal of Planning Education and Research (SSCI), 37(4), 425-443. Link
  • Boarnet, M. G., Giuliano, G., Hou, Y., & Shin, E.J. (2017). “First/last mile Transit Access as an Equity Planning Issue” Transportation Research Part A-Policy and Practice (SCI/SSCI), 103, 296-310. Link
  • Chakrabarti, S. & Shin, E.J. (2017) “Automobile Dependence and Physical Inactivity: Insights from the California Household Travel Survey” Journal of Transport & Health (SSCI), 6, 262-271. Link
  • Shin, E.J. (2017) “Ethnic Neighborhoods, Social Networks, and Inter-household Carpooling: A Comparison across Ethnic Minority Groups” Journal of Transport Geography (SSCI), 59, 14-26. Link