MTTI’s strength is its people. Researchers are recognized for their expertise in transportation research and education and are invited to represent MTTI at national and international events.
MTTI faculty and staff are committed to providing opportunities for students to explore their role in creating the transportation infrastructure of the future. Michigan Tech offers distinctive educational programs and students are encouraged to participate in active research projects at all levels of education.

MTTI Center Staff

Pam Hannon

Michigan Tech Transportation Institute Coordinator

Pasi Lautala, PE

Michigan Tech Transportation Institute Director

All Faculty and Staff

John Kiefer

Center for Technology and Training Research Engineer II

John Velat

Tribal Technical Assistance Program Director

Jon Leinonen

School of Business Instructor

Keat Ong

Biomedical Engineering Associate Professor

Kedmon Hungwe

Cognitive and Learning Sciences Associate Professor

Kris Mattila, PE

Civil and Environmental Engineering Associate Professor

Kuilin Zhang

Civil and Environmental Engineering Assistant Professor

Lawrence Sutter

Materials Science and Engineering Professor

Luke Peterson

Center for Technology and Training Software Engineer II

Melanie Kueber

Facilities Management Facilities Engineer