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Laurie Schintler

Associate Professor of Public Policy; Director, Transportation Policy, Operations and Logistics, Masters Program; Associate Director of Center for the Study of International Medical Policies and Practices



3351 Fairfax Dr., MS 3B1
Arlington, Virginia 22201

Fax: 703-993-0811


Laurie Schintler is Associate Professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University, where she teaches graduate courses on transportation theory and models, regional development theory, and statistics and econometrics. Professor Schintler is director of the Master's in Transportation Policy, Operations, and Logistics. She has written numerous articles and papers in her field, including “A Prototype Dynamic Transportation Network Model” and “Evaluation of the Smart Flexible Integrated Real-time Enhancement System (SaFIRES)”.

Professor Schintler is Book Review Editor for the Annals of Regional Science, and, among other service activities, is helping the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments design and set up a web site for complaints regarding signalized intersections in the Washington region. Professor Schintler received her Ph.D. in Regional Planning from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Areas of Research

  • Gender
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Regional Development
  • Science and Technology Policy
  • Transportation Policy
  • Social Media
  • “Big Data”
  • Information Technology