Pat McGowen, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

Dr.Pat McGowen, P.E., is an assistant professor jointly appointed between WTI and the Civil Engineering Department at Montana State University, where he has worked on projects relating to rural ITS, transportation impacts on wildlife, safety and travel, and tourism. Dr. McGowen is the founder and co-chair of the TRB subcommittee on Animal-Vehicle Collisions (ANB20-2). He obtained his bachelor of science and master of science degrees in civil engineering from Montana State University, and his doctorate from the University of California-Irvine in transportation systems engineering.

Research Focus Affiliations

  • Road Ecology
  • Safety and Operations

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