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Department of Spatial Planning
Chair of Mobility and Transport

Prof. Dr. Eva Heinen

Phone: +49 231 755 2201

Fax: +49 231 755 2269

Mail: eva.heinen@tu-dortmund.de

Office: GB III, 3rd floor, Room 3.401

Address:
Technische Universität Dortmund
Fakultät Raumplanung
Fachgebiet Verkehrswesen und Verkehrsplanung
44221 Dortmund
Deutschland

Consultation hours by appointment.

Portrait of Prof. Dr. Eva Heinen © VPL ​/​ Prof. Dr. Eva Heinen

2022 - current:
TU Dortmund University, Department of Spatial Planning
- Chair (W3 professor) of the Transport and  Mobility group

2021 - current:
NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Architecture and Design, Research Centre on Zero Emission Neighbourhoods (ZEN) in Smart Cities
- Research Professor II (20%)

2015 - 2022:
University of Leeds, Institute for Transport Studies
- Professor, Chair in travel behaviour

2014 - 2015:
Delft University of Technology, Fac. Technology, Policy and Management, Dep. Transport and Logistics
- Researcher

2013 - 2015:
University of Cambridge, UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR), Medical Research Council (MRC) Epidemiology
- Investigator Scientist

2012 - 2013:
University of Groningen, Fac. Spatial Sciences, Dep. Spatial Planning & Environment
- Assistant professor on infrastructure planning and mobility

2007 - 2011: Delft University of Technology, Dep. Urban and Regional Development
- Researcher on travel bevahiour (Researcher 3)

2005 - 2007: Dutch Ministry of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment (VROM)
- Government trainee

2007 - 2011:
PhD Transport, Delft University of Technology

  • PhD Dissertation topic: "Bicycle Commuting"

2004 - 2005:
Master's degree (M.Sc.) in Urban & Regional Planning, University of Amsterdam

  • Specialization: Urban & regional planning and traffic & transportation planning
  • Thesis subject: "Passenger transport in polycentric regions. A comparison between the Randstad, the Ruhr Area and the Deltanet."

2001 - 2004:
Bachelor's degree (B.Sc.) in Architecture, Delft University of Technology

  • Specialization: Urbanism
  • Elective courses: Psychology (University of Amsterdam)

B.Sc.-Module 3: Supervision of F-Project 11 "Urban logistics - sustainable logistic concepts" Link to LSF

B.Sc.-Module 21: Integrierte Verkehrsplanung - Verkehr und Mobilität (lecture) Link to LSF

M.Sc.-Module 3 (Spatial Development and Mobility): Contemporary Issues in Transport (seminar) Link to LSF

SPRING-Module 3 (Planning in Developing Countries and Physical Infrastructure): Transport and Infrastructure (seminnar) Link to LSF

Supervision of Bachelor's and Master's theses

2024

Wachter, Isabelle/Holz-Rau, Christian/Heinen, Eva (2024). What can urban transport policy achieve? How transport-policy-invariant characteristics relate to city-level car ownership and car use. Cities 147, 104769. doi.org/10.1016/j.cities.2023.104769

2023

An, Zihao/Heinen, Eva/Walting, David (2023). The level and determinants of multimodal travel behavior. Does trip purpose make a difference? International Journal of Sustainable Transportation 17 (2), 103–117. doi.org/10.1080/15568318.2021.1985195

An, Zihao/Mullen, Caroline/Zhao, Chunli/Heinen, Eva (2023). Stereotypes and the public acceptability of shared micromobility. Travel Behaviour and Society 33, 100643. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tbs.2023.100643

Heinen, Eva (2023). The impact of crime and crime-related experiences, worries, and perceptions on travel behavior. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour 96, 265–284. doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2023.06.014

Ji, Shujuan/Heinen, Eva/Wang, Yuanqing (2023). Non-linear effects of street patterns and land use on the bike-share usage. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment 116, 103630. doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2023.103630

Rich, Jeppe/Heinen, Eva (2023). Welcome to Journal of Cycling and Micromobility Research. Journal of Cycling and Micromobility Research.

Schimohr, Katja/Heinen, Eva/Scheiner, Joachim (2023). Travel-based residential dissonance as a motivation for relocation. An analysis of movers in Germany. Travel Behaviour and Society 33, 100639. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tbs.2023.100639

Zhang, Shihang/Heinen, Eva/Yamamoto, Toshiyuki/Sato, Hitomi/Gao, Jie (2023). The influence of life events on the attitude-behavior relationship among household couples. A longitudinal study. Cities 144, 104661. doi.org/10.1016/j.cities.2023.104661

2022

An, Zihao/Heinen, Eva/Walting, David (2022). Multimodal travel behaviour, attitudes, and cognitive dissonance. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour 91, 260–273. doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2022.10.007

Heinen, Eva/Götschi, Thomas (2022). Chapter One - Cycling. Past, current and future. Advances in Transport Policy and Planning 10, 1–6. doi.org/10.1016/bs.atpp.2022.04.001

Ji, Shujuan/Wang, Xin/Lyu, Tao/Liu, Xiaojie/Wang, Yuanqing/Heinen, Eva/Sun, Zhenwei (2022). Understanding cycling distance according to the prediction of the XGBoost and the interpretation of SHAP. A non-linear and interaction effect analysis. Journal of Transport Geography 103, 103414. doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2022.103414

Vidal Tortosa, Eugeni/Heinen, Eva/Lovelace, Robin (2022). Cycling and socioeconomic (dis)advantage. Advances in Transport Policy and Planning 10, 211–233. doi.org/10.1016/bs.atpp.2022.04.009

2021

An, Zihao/Heinen, Eva/Walting, David (2021). When you are born matters: An age-period-cohort analysis of multimodality. Travel Behaviour and Society 22 (22), 129–145. doi.org/10.1016/j.tbs.2020.09.002

Fernando, Malithi/Heinen, Eva/Johnson, Daniel (2021). Exposure, timing, and vulnerability. The role of public transport in inducing gentrification. Journal of Transport and Land Use 14 (1), 885–910. doi.org/10.5198/JTLU.2021.1897

Rokseth, Lillian Sve/Heinen, Eva/Hauglin, Espen Aukrust/Nordström, Tobias/Manum, Bendik (2021). Reducing private car demand, fact or fiction? A study mapping changes in accessibility to grocery stores in Norway. European Transport Research Review 13 (1). doi.org/10.1186/s12544-021-00500-7

Vidal Tortosa, Eugeni/Lovelace, Robin/Heinen, Eva/Mann, Richard P. (2021). Cycling behaviour and socioeconomic disadvantage. An investigation based on the English National Travel Survey. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 152, 173–185. doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2021.08.004

Vidal Tortosa, Eugeni/Lovelace, Robin/Heinen, Eva/Mann, Richard P. (2021). Infrastructure is not enough. Interactions between the environment, socioeconomic disadvantage, and cycling participation in england. Journal of Transport and Land Use 14 (1), 693–714. doi.org/10.5198/jtlu.2021.1781

Vidal Tortosa, Eugeni/Lovelace, Robin/Heinen, Eva/Mann, Richard P. (2021). Socioeconomic inequalities in cycling safety. An analysis of cycling injury risk by residential deprivation level in England. Journal of Transport and Health 23, 101291. doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2021.101291

2020

Lovelace, Robin/Beecham, Roger/Heinen, Eva/Vidal Tortosa, Eugeni/Yang, Yuanxuan/Slade, Chris/Roberts, Antonia (2020). Is the London Cycle Hire Scheme becoming more inclusive? An evaluation of the shifting spatial distribution of uptake based on 70 million trips. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 140, 1–15. doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2020.07.017

Singleton, Patrick A./Vos, Jonas de/Heinen, Eva/Pudāne, Baiba (2020). Potential health and well-being implications of autonomous vehicles. In: Policy Implications of Autonomous Vehicles. Elsevier, 163–190.

2019

Heinen, Eva/Buehler, Ralph (2019). Bicycle parking. A systematic review of scientific literature on parking behaviour, parking preferences, and their influence on cycling and travel behaviour. Transport Reviews 39 (5), 630–656. doi.org/10.1080/01441647.2019.1590477

Heinen, Eva/Mattioli, Giulio (2019). Does a high level of multimodality mean less car use? An exploration of multimodality trends in England. Transportation 46 (4), 1093–1126. doi.org/10.1007/s11116-017-9810-2

Heinen, Eva/Mattioli, Giulio (2019). Multimodality and CO2 emissions. A relationship moderated by distance. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment 75, 179–196. doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2019.08.022

2018

Hamersma, Marije/Heinen, Eva/Tillema, Taede/Arts, Jos (2018). Understanding resident satisfaction with involvement in highway planning. In-depth interviews during a highway planning process in the Netherlands. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management 61 (7), 1224–1249. doi.org/10.1080/09640568.2017.1339592

Heinen, Eva (2018). Are multimodals more likely to change their travel behaviour? A cross-sectional analysis to explore the theoretical link between multimodality and the intention to change mode choice. A cross-sectional analysis to explore the theoretical link between multimodality and the intention to change mode choice. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour 56, 200–214. doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2018.04.010

Heinen, Eva/Kamruzzaman, Md./Turrell, Gavin (2018). The public bicycle-sharing scheme in Brisbane, Australia. Evaluating the influence of its introduction on changes in time spent cycling amongst a middle- and older-age population. Journal of Transport and Health 10, 56–73. doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2018.07.003

Heinen, Eva/van Wee, Bert/Panter, Jenna/Mackett, Roger/Ogilvie, David (2018). Residential self-selection in quasi-experimental and natural experimental studies. An extended conceptualization of the relationship between the built environment and travel behavior. Journal of Transport and Land Use 11 (1), 939–959. doi.org/10.5198/jtlu.2018.1165

2017

Fyhri, Aslak/Heinen, Eva/Fearnley, Nils/Sundfør, Hanne Beate (2017). A push to cycling. Exploring the e-bike's role in overcoming barriers to bicycle use with a survey and an intervention study. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation 11 (9), 681–695. doi.org/10.1080/15568318.2017.1302526

Hamersma, Marije/Heinen, Eva/Tillema, Taede/Arts, Jos (2017). New highway development in the Netherlands. A residents’ perspective. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment 2017 (51), 326–339. doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2017.01.006

Hamersma, Marije/Heinen, Eva/Tillema, Taede/Arts, Jos (2017). The development of highway nuisance perception. Experiences of residents along the Southern Ring Road in Groningen, The Netherlands. Land Use Policy 61, 553–563. doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2016.12.008

Heinen, Eva/Harshfield, Amelia/Panter, Jenna/Mackett, Roger/Ogilvie, David (2017). Does exposure to new transport infrastructure result in modal shifts? Patterns of change in commute mode choices in a four-year quasi-experimental cohort study. Journal of Transport and Health 6, 396–410. doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2017.07.009

2016

Hamersma, Marije/Heinen, Eva/Tillema, Taede/Arts, Jos (2016). Residents' responses to proposed highway projects. Exploring the role of governmental information provision. Transport Policy 49, 56–67. doi.org/10.1016/j.tranpol.2016.03.011

Heinen, Eva (2016). Identity and travel behaviour. A cross-sectional study on commute mode choice and intention to change. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour 43, 238–253. doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2016.10.016

Heinen, Eva/Ogilvie, David (2016). Variability in baseline travel behaviour as a predictor of changes in commuting by active travel, car and public transport. A natural experimental study. Journal of Transport and Health 3 (1), 77–85. doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2015.11.002

Jones, Tim/Harms, Lucas/Heinen, Eva (2016). Motives, perceptions and experiences of electric bicycle owners and implications for health, wellbeing and mobility. Journal of Transport Geography 53, 41–49. doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2016.04.006

Khreis, Haneen/Warsow, Karyn M./Verlinghieri, Ersilia/Guzman, Alvaro/Pellecuer, Luc/Ferreria, Antonio/Jonas, Ian/Heinen, Eva/Rojas-Rueda, David/Mueller, Natalie/Schepers, Paul/Lucas, Karen (2016). The health impacts of traffic-related exposures in urban areas. Understanding real effects, underlying driving forces and co-producing future directions. Journal of Transport and Health 3 (3), 249–267. doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2016.07.002

Panter, Jenna/Heinen, Eva/Mackett, Roger/Ogilvie, David (2016). Impact of New Transport Infrastructure on Walking, Cycling, and Physical Activity. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 50 (2), e45–e53. doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2015.09.021

Prins, Richard G./Panter, Jenna/Heinen, Eva/Griffin, S. J./Ogilvie, David (2016). Causal pathways linking environmental change with health behaviour change. Natural experimental study of new transport infrastructure and cycling to work. Preventive Medicine 87, 175–182. doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.02.042

Scheiner, Joachim/Chatterjee, Kiron/Heinen, Eva (2016). Key events and multimodality. A life course approach. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 91, 148–165. doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2016.06.028

2015

Foley, Louise/Panter, Jenna/Heinen, Eva/Prins, Richard/Ogilvie, David (2015). Changes in active commuting and changes in physical activity in adults. A cohort study. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 12. doi.org/10.1186/s12966-015-0323-0

Hamersma, Marije/Heinen, Eva/Tillema, Taede/Arts, Jos (2015). Residential moving intentions at highway locations. The trade-off between nuisances and accessibility in the Netherlands. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment 35, 130–141. doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2014.11.017

Heinen, Eva/Chatterjee, Kiron (2015). The same mode again? An exploration of mode choice variability in Great Britain using the National Travel Survey. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 78, 266–282. doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2015.05.015

Heinen, Eva/Panter, Jenna/Mackett, Roger/Ogilvie, David (2015). Changes in mode of travel to work. A natural experimental study of new transport infrastructure. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 12 (1). doi.org/10.1186/s12966-015-0239-8

Heinen, Eva/Steiner, Ruth L./Geurs, Karst T. (2015). Special issue. Built environment and travel behaviour. European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research 15 (1), 1–5. Online verfügbar unter www.scopus.com/record/display.uri.

Schepers, Paul/Fishman, Elliot/Beelen, Rob/Heinen, Eva/Wijnen, Wim/Parkin, John (2015). The mortality impact of bicycle paths and lanes related to physical activity, air pollution exposure and road safety. Journal of Transport and Health 2 (4), 460–473. doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2015.09.004

2014

Heinen, Eva/Bohte, Wendy (2014). Multimodal commuting to work by public transport and bicycle: Attitudes toward mode choice. Transportation Research Record 2468, 111–122. doi.org/10.3141/2468-13

Heinen, Eva/Panter, Jenna/Dalton, Alice/Jones, Andy/Ogilvie, David (2014). Sociospatial patterning of the use of new transport infrastructure. Walking, cycling and bus travel on the Cambridgeshire guided busway. Journal of Transport and Health 2 (2), 199–211. doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2014.10.006

2013

Heinen, Eva/Maat, Kees/van Wee, Bert (2013). The effect of work-related factors on the bicycle commute mode choice in the Netherlands. Transportation 40 (1), 23–43. doi.org/10.1007/s11116-012-9399-4

Schepers, Paul/Heinen, Eva (2013). How does a modal shift from short car trips to cycling affect road safety? Accident Analysis and Prevention 50, 1118–1127. doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2012.09.004

Schepers, Paul/Heinen, Eva/Methorst, Rob/Wegman, Fred (2013). Road safety and bicycle usage impacts of unbundling vehicular and cycle traffic in Dutch urban networks. European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research 13 (3), 221–238. doi.org/10.18757/ejtir.2013.13.3.3000

2012

Heinen, Eva/Handy, Susan (2012). Similarities in Attitudes and Norms and the Effect on Bicycle Commuting. Evidence from the Bicycle Cities Davis and Delft. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation 6 (5), 257–281. doi.org/10.1080/15568318.2011.593695

Heinen, Eva/Maat, Kees (2012). Are longitudinal data unavoidable? Transportation Research Record (2314), 72–80. doi.org/10.3141/2314-10

2011

Heinen, Eva/Maat, Kees/van Wee, Bert (2011). Day-to-day choice to commute or not by bicycle. Transportation Research Record (2230), 9–18. doi.org/10.3141/2230-02

Heinen, Eva/Maat, Kees/van Wee, Bert (2011). The role of attitudes toward characteristics of bicycle commuting on the choice to cycle to work over various distances. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment 16 (2), 102–109. doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2010.08.010

2010

Heinen, Eva/van Wee, Bert/Maat, Kees (2010). Commuting by bicycle. An overview of the literature. Transport Reviews 30 (1), 59-96. doi.org/10.1080/01441640903187001