Afsaneh Yavari serves as a Research & Development Engineer at Institute of Transportation Studies, Safe Transportation Research and Education Center (SafeTREC). She manages the Complete Streets Safety Assessment Program and leads the Tribal Road Safety Programs, including Tribal Transportation Safety Assessment. She is registered as a Traffic Engineer (TE) in California. She holds a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering, and a Master’s degree in Transportation Engineering.
Before joining University of CA-Berkeley, Ms. Yavari worked in both public and private sectors, which included: TJKM Transportation Consultants, City of Albuquerque, JHK & Associates, City of Tracy, and Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Afsaneh also serves as TechTransfer's Technical Program Engineer, where she updates existing courses and develops new courses.