Alex Hainen is an assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at The University of Alabama. His research interested includes traffic signals, transportation operations, travel mobility, and airport engineering. He has worked with departments of transportation in Michigan, Indiana, Utah, and Alabama and with George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).
He has 20 peer reviewed journal articles and 15 additional conference proceedings. Alex is a member of the Institute for Transportation Engineers, the American Society of Civil Engineers, and is a friend of the Transportation Research Board Utilities committee and Traffic Signal Systems committee.