Synthesis of Information Related to Transit Practices. Topic SF-21. Attracting, Retaining and Advancing Women in Transit

The TRB Transit Cooperative Research Program's TCRP Synthesis 147: Attracting, Retaining, and Advancing Women in Transit explores the strategies that have been deployed in transit and other related industries in order to attract, retain, and advance women in a variety of roles. A critical first step to ensure success in these areas is to remove barriers to entry and address challenges women face once employed.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $45000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project J-07, Topic SF-21

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Garcia-Colberg, Mariela

  • Performing Organizations:

    ICF Incorporated

  • Principal Investigators:

    Alexander, Allison

  • Start Date: 20181018
  • Expected Completion Date: 20200319
  • Actual Completion Date: 20200319

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01673587
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project J-07, Topic SF-21
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Jun 25 2018 3:03PM