AAG Transportation Geography Specialty Group

The mission of the Transportation Geography Specialty Group of the American Association of Geographers is to encourage and facilitate interactions among individuals who are interested in research, practice, and education of transportation-related topics.

All members of the AAG with an interest in transportation and transportation-related issues are encouraged to join the Transportation Geography Specialty Group. Annual ues are $10 for regular members ($2 for student members) in addition to the normal AAG dues. information and forms are available on the AAG home page and the AAG Knowledge Community.


TGSG at AAG 2023

TGSG sponsored or co-sponsored 23 in-person and six virtual sessions at AAG 2023 Denver. The biggest day was Saturday, featuring the four (!) COVID-deferred Fleming Lectures, the TGSG business meeting, and a Saturday evening reception.

Mark Horner
Florida State University
2023 Edward L. Ullman Award
Gregorio Costa Luz de Souza Lima
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
2023 Master's Thesis Award
Rongxiang Su
University of California Santa Barbara
Student Travel Award
Yaxuan Zhang
University of Minnesota
Student Travel Award
Jean-Paul Rodrigue
Hofstra University
Fleming Lecture
2019 Edward L. Ullman Award
Julie Cidell
The University of Illinois
Fleming Lecture
2020 Edward L. Ullman Award
Andrew Goetz
The University of Denver
Fleming Lecture Discussant
2010 Edward L. Ullman Award
Selima Sultana
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Fleming Lecture
2021 Edward L. Ullman Award
David Banister
University of Oxford
Fleming Lecture
2022 Edward L. Ullman Award
Joe Weber
University of Alabama
Fleming Lecture Discussant

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TGSG Officers 2022 - 2023

Scott Kelley
University of Nevada, Reno
Chair (2023 - 2025)
Paul Jung
Inha University
Vice Chair (2023 - 2025)
Huyen Le
Ohio State University
Board Member (2022 - 2024)
Léa Ravensbergen
McMaster University
Board Member (2023 - 2025)
Alireza Ermagun
George Mason University
Board Member (2023 - 2025)
Bradley Lane
University of Kansas
Board Member (2023 - 2025)
Anastasia Soukhov
McMaster University
Student Board Member (2023 - 2024)
James Okorocha
University of Nevada, Reno
Student Board Member (2023 - 2025)
Michael Minn
University of Illinois
Communications (ex officio)

The Journal of Transport Geography

The Journal of Transport Geography is a leading interdisciplinary journal focusing on the geographical dimensions of transport, travel and mobility. It is international in its outlook, and welcomes both conceptual papers and theoretically-informed, empirically-oriented contributions on the movement of people, goods and/or information by any mode and at every geographical scale.

Articles and viewpoints for the Journal of Transport Geography may be submitted through the Elsevier Website.

TGSG By-Laws

The TGSG approved these revised by-laws at the TGSG business meeting on Sunday 2/27/22 at 12:50 pm (EST).


Past Meetings and Award Winners