Chade Saghir

Chade Saghir

Part Time Faculty

chade.saghir@wayne.edu

Chade Saghir

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  • Current research project: autonomous vehicle research focusing on training and education needs of Urban Planners to implement autonomous vehicles in the planning process. National Survey of planners has been completed currently analyzing the data.

Selected Publications

Saghir, C., & Sands, G. (2015). What Do City Planners Need to Know? When Do They Need to Know It?, International Journal of Social Science Studies, 3(2), 21-29. http://redfame.com/journal/index.php/ijsss/article/view/652/593

Saghir, C.,(2012). "A Needs Assessment Of Knowledge, Skills, And Values For Urban Planning Professionals Based On Competencies Set Forth By Professional Planning Organizations". Wayne State University Dissertations. 617.
http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/oa_dissertations/617

Interviewed to develop: Southeast Michigan Council of Governments: Innovative Traffic Data Quality Assurance/Quality Control Procedures and Automating AADT Estimation. Published by Federal Highway Administration. (2017). https://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/rsdp/downloads/fhwasa17035.pdf

Participated on a technical panel to develop: Assessment of Insourcing/Outsourcing Practices for Traffic Monitoring Data. Published by Federal Highway Administration. (2016). https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policyinformation/travel_monitoring/pubs/pl16024/

Courses taught

UP 6520 Transportation Policy and Planning  

The course introduces students to the role of transportation in land use planning. It features enlightening lectures, guest speakers, video documentaries, and a field trip.