Claudio A. Sarmiento-Casas, Planning PhD Student

Claudio A. Sarmiento-Casas

Home Campus:
U of T St. George

Active transportation policies for street redesign in Mexico City

Other Degrees:
MArch. New Urbanism, ITESM, Querétaro (Mexico) | 2010
BArch., ITESM Querétaro (Mexico) | 2008

Honours & Awards:
Scholarship for Doctoral Studies abroad, CONACYT, Mexico City | 2014-
National Program for Quality Graduate Studies, CONACYT | 2010

Paul Hess

Contact Information:

Office: Room 596, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street, U of T, M5S 3G3

Email: c.sarmiento.casas[at]

Research Interests:

  • Active transportation planning in Latin America
  • Tactical Urbanism
  • Pedestrian and vélo-mobilities
  • Diversity in mobility
  • Street design
  • Road safety
  • Mexican cities

Research Clusters:
Cities and Everyday Life, Political Spaces