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. Dues are $7 in addition to the normal AAG dues. Students pay less! Further information and forms are available on the AAG home page and the AAG Knowledge Community.

2022 TGSG Awards Submissions and Nominations

That time of the year is here when the TGSG selects the annual awards relating to transportation scholarship. We invite submissions and nominations for the following 2022 TGSG awards:

TGSG By-Laws

The TGSG revised its by-laws in the Spring of 2021. These were proposed 8 April 2021 and approved on a temporary basis until full review prior to the next in-person AAG Meeting, currently scheduled for February 2022.

TGSG By-Laws

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 Officers 2020 - 2021

Isabelle Nilsson
University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Scott Kelley
University of Nevada, Reno
Yujie Hu
University of Florida
Board Member
Rafael Pereira
Institute for Applied Economic Research (Ipea)
Board Member
Ying Song
University of Minnesota
Board Member
Richard Quodomine
City of Philadelphia
Board Member
Elise Dejardins
McMaster University
Student Board Member
Gregory Carlton
University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Student Board Member
Michael Minn
University of Illinois
Communications (ex officio)

Past Meetings and Award Winners