Nazan Kocak Rye

nazan kocak rye

Dr Nazan Kocak Rye

Senior Research Fellow


Dr Nazan Kocak is a research fellow at the Transport Research Institute at Edinburgh Napier University. Nazan is a town planner with a PhD in road user charging; MSc in traffic planning and implementation; and a PGDip in Urban Design. Having worked in academia, consultancy and local government, Nazan has 360 degree experience in development and execution of transport policies and strategies; transport and traffic modelling; scheme appraisal; public transport schemes; active travel (walking and cycling) planning and scheme design; and urban and street design in the light of the Scottish Government’s Designing Streets policy.