Scott Parr

California State University, Fullerton

Scott Parr is an assistant professor at California State University, Fullerton in the department of civil and environmental engineering. He earned his PhD in civil engineering from Louisiana State University specializing in transportation engineering and emergency management. Parr is published in several peer reviewed journals and has participated as an expert panelist at conferences and workshops around the nation. Parr also serves as a subject area expert for several journals such as the Transportation Research Record, Journal of Emergency Management, and American Society of Civil Engineer’s Natural Hazards Review. Parr has led research collaborations with the United States Department of Transportation, Department of Homeland Security, Transit Security Administration, and Sandia National Laboratory’s Radiological Consequence Management and Response Technologies Department. Prior to his appointment at California State University, Fullerton, Parr was the associate director of research at the Gulf Coast Center for Evacuation and Transportation Resiliency, a University States Department of Transportation sponsored university transportation center.