Prof. Marcela Munizaga is a Transportation Engineer from the Universidad de Chile and has a PhD in Engineering Sciences from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. She is full Professor of the Universidad de Chile and an academic of the Civil Engineering Department.
She has held the position of Deputy Director of the Civil Engineering Department since 2012 and elected adviser of the Faculty Council.
She is the senior researcher at the Complex Engineering Systems Institute ISCI and associate researcher at the Climate and Resilience Center (CR) 2.
Her areas of research include modeling the behavior of transport users and the use of mass public transport data.