David McArthur

David McArthur

Associate Director – Training and Capacity Building


Senior Lecturer (Urban Studies), School of Social and Political Sciences

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Dr David McArthur is the Associate Director for Training and Capacity Building at UBDC and is a Senior Lecturer in Transport Studies at the University of Glasgow. He has a background in economics and works mainly within the field of regional science with a focus on transport.

Research interests

  • The use of new and novel forms of data in urban analysis
  • Big data
  • Modelling the wider impacts of transportation infrastructure
  • Accessibility analysis
  • Spatial interaction modelling