JDG Completes Search for the Director of the Bureau of Transportation Statistics
JDG and the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), a unit within the Department of Transportation’s Research and Innovative Technology Administration, are pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Patricia Hu as BTS’ new Director. Ms. Hu will be responsible for managing a team of transportation statistics experts and support staff toward the development of enhanced data collection, analysis, and reporting and to ensure the most cost effective use of the resources used to measure the performance of our nation’s transportation system. In Ms. Hu’s most recent role, she served as Director and Program Manager of the Center for Transportation Analysis at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where she developed novel research concepts, acquired funding, forged collaborations, and led multi-disciplinary research programs. She received her Masters in Statistics from the University of Guelph in Canada, and was ABD in Biostatistics from the University of Iowa.