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Junfeng Jiao is an assistant professor in School of Architecture at The University of Texas at Austin and director of the Urban Information Lab. He received his Ph.D. in urban design and planning from the University of Washington. His research focuses on healthy community planning and design. He develops technologies to quantify the built environment of where people live, work, and play and further measures its healthy impact. His research has been published by the American Journal of Public Health, the International Journal of Obesity, Nutrition & Diabetes, Preventive Medicine Reports, Journal of Transport & Health and others. His work also has been reported by The Associated Press, NBC, NPR, the Chicago Tribune, the San Francisco Chronicle, The Seattle Times, The Dallas Morning News, the Houston Chronicle and many other news outlets.

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pedestrian Social Sciences
Land use Engineering & Materials Science
Bicycles Engineering & Materials Science
Automobiles Engineering & Materials Science
travel Social Sciences
planning Social Sciences
Smartphones Engineering & Materials Science
motor vehicle Social Sciences

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Research Output 2002 2020

1 Citation (Scopus)

Cities reshaped by Airbnb: A case study in New York City, Chicago, and Los Angeles

Jiao, J. & Bai, S., Feb 1 2020, In : Environment and Planning A. 52, 1, p. 10-13 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

service provider
spatial analysis

Bike-Sharing Station Usage and the Surrounding Built Environments in Major Texas Cities

Alcorn, L. G. & Jiao, J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Planning Education and Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

market share
urban area
2 Citations (Scopus)

Crowdsourcing Bike Share Station Locations: Evaluating Participation and Placement

Griffin, G. P. & Jiao, J., Jan 2 2019, In : Journal of the American Planning Association. 85, 1, p. 35-48 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

information system
1 Citation (Scopus)

Deciphering the stroke–built environment nexus in transitional cities: Conceptual framework, empirical evidence, and implications for proactive planning intervention

Xie, B., Jiao, J., An, Z., Zheng, Y. & Li, Z., Nov 1 2019, In : Cities. 94, p. 116-128 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

conceptual framework

How does ‘park and ride’ perform? An evaluation using longitudinal data

Zhao, X., Chen, P., Jiao, J., Chen, X. & Bischak, C., Feb 1 2019, In : Transport Policy. 74, p. 15-23 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

park and ride
Land use