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Sally Cairns

Project Researcher

University of Leeds

Dr Sally Cairns is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Leeds, focusing on aviation, as part of the project on long distance travel. She has undertaken research into transport policy, traffic reduction and travel behaviour change for over 25 years, including previous work on aviation and climate policy, and teleconferencing. Outputs comprise over 100 publications, including book chapters, journal papers, research reports and magazine articles, with papers presented at numerous conferences and seminars. Sally has given invited research presentations in both the UK, and in Japan, Korea, Australia, Sweden, Spain, Italy and Germany. She has also provided invited input to the House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee’s investigation into behaviour change, the All Party Parliamentary Sustainable Aviation Group, the Conservative Party’s Quality of Life Commission and SERA, the Labour Party’s Environment Campaign. She wrote a column for Town and Country Planning magazine for 8 years. Sally is also an Honorary Senior Research Fellow at UCL, and runs her own research company

Transport & Mobility

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