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Faculty Profile

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Name: Eric Jackson
Title: Assistant Research Professor
Department: Civil & Environmental Engineering
E-Mail: e.jackson@engr.uconn.edu
Personal/Lab Website: http://s.uconn.edu/CTSRC
Program/Department Website: http://www.engr.uconn.edu/cee/people/facultymembers/19-people/faculty/77-eric.html
Office Telephone: (860) 486-8426

Keywords | Categories: Civil and Environmental Engineering, crash data repository, data visualization, transportation safety, web tool design

Professional Summary

Dr. Jackson’s research has been focused on improving the crash data collection process in Connecticut as well as providing public access to crash data and transportation safety analysis tools. His main research falls into the following areas: (1) Revising Connecticut’s 20 year old crash report form and data submission system used by public safety officers statewide; (2) development of the Connecticut Crash Data repository www.ctcrash.uconn.edu; (3) developing software and systems to analyze transportation safety; (4) linkage of crash, roadway and social factors to understand crash factors to improve transportation safety.