Frank Wilson

Professor Emeritus

PhD

Civil Engineering

Fredericton

frw@unb.ca



Speciality: Transportation Engineering and Road Safety

Background

  • BScE CE, UNB - 1962
  • MScE CE, UNB - 1963
  • PhD Transportation, U of Birmingham - 1966
  • Author of over 110 refereed publications
  • Recipient of over $3.5 m research funds
  • Consultant to industry and government
  • Member of Review Committee of U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's Truck Crash Causation Study (2000-2003)
  • Chairman of NB Power (1995 - 1998)
  • Coordinator of Transport Canada sponsored UNB Multidisciplinary Collision Investigators Team (1980-present)
  • Safety Auditor for Fredericton-Moncton Public-Private Financed 4-Lane divided Highway Project (1998-2001)
  • Safety Auditor for Anthony Hendy Drive, aP-3 project, Edmonton, AB (2003-2007)
  • Safety Auditor for NB TCH, aP-3 project, (2004 - 2007)
  • Safety Auditor for NB Route 1 Gateway Project (2010 - 2011)
  • Faculty member of UNB Transportation Group, 1967-1997
  • Expert witness on Highway Safety and Accident Reconstruction
  • Co-author, Road Safety Audit Manual

Research interests

  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Transportation Planning
  • Traffic Engineering