Resource Center

The Research Program is located in Contracting Services which is a section of the ITD Engineering Services Division. The program coordinates department-wide research activities.
 

Contact Us!

If you have questions or need assistance,
please contact:
Ned Parrish
ned.parrish@itd.idaho.gov
Phone: 208-334-8296
Fax: 208-334-4432
  1. Job Duties
    1. Research Program Manager
    2. SPR Fund Coordination
    3. Idaho's TRB State Representative
    4. Idaho's AASHTO Research Advisory Committee Member
Brenda Wynn
brenda.wynn@itd.idaho.gov
Phone: 208-334-8046
  1. Job Duties
    1. Research Invoice Processing
    2. Project Accounting
    3. Budgets
    4. Research Title VI EEO Reporting
    5. General Research Administration

About Us

  1. Research Program Mission
    1. Support research, development, and technology transfer activities addressing the Department's strategic goals and initiatives.
    2. Enhance ITD's ability to deliver efficient and effective transportation services.
    3. Offer practical solutions to problems facing the Department.
    4. Develop new tools/technologies and facilitate their implementation.
  2. Program Responsibilities
    1. Coordinating development of ITD's annual work program for federal SPR (State Planning & Research) funds and annual reporting of agency accomplishments with these funds.
    2. Administering SPR funds received for ITD research, development, and technology transfer.
    3. Coordinating Department involvement in multi-state pooled fund projects.
    4. Identifying ITD research needs and priorities.
    5. Helping staff locate transportation research and information.
    6. Overseeing ITD-funded research performed by universities and consultants.
    7. Coordinating ITD involvement in national and regional transportation research with TRB, AASHTO, the Northwest Transportation Consortium and others.
  1. Research Program Overview

Current Research and Development Projects

  1. 2015 Transportation Planning and Research: Annual Work Program
  2. ITD Research Projects
  3. Pooled Fund Projects

Completed Projects

  1. ITD Research Reports
    Prior Year Information
    1. 2014 Work Programs
    2. 2013 Work Programs
    3. 2012 Work Programs
    4. 2011 Work Programs
    5. Peer Exchange

Other Transportation Organizations

The links below can be used to access the websites of national and state transportation agencies involved in research, development, and technology transfer.
  1. National Organizations 
    1. US Department of Transportation
    2. Research and Innovative Technology Administration - RITA
    3. Federal Highway Administration - FHWA
    4. American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials - AASHTO
    5. Transportation Research Board - TRB
  2. State DOT Research Programs 
    1. US Map With Research Program Links
  3. State Transportation Agencies 
    1. Alabama Department of Transportation
    2. Alaska Transportation & Public Facilities
    3. Arizona Department of Transportation
    4. Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department
    5. California Department of Transportation
    6. Colorado Department of Transportation
    7. Connecticut Department of Transportation
    8. Delaware Department of Transportation
    9. District of Columbia Department of Transportation
    10. Florida Department of Transportation
    11. Georgia Department of Transportation
    12. Hawaii Department of Transportation
    13. Idaho Transportation Department
    14. Illinois Department of Transportation
    15. Indiana Department of Transportation
    16. Iowa Department of Transportation
    17. Kansas Department of Transportation
    18. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
    19. Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development
    20. Maine Department of Transportation
    21. Maryland Department of Transportation
    22. Massachusetts Office of Transportation
    23. Michigan Department of Transportation
    24. Minnesota Department of Transportation
    25. Mississippi Department of Transportation
    26. Missouri Department of Transportation
    27. Montana Department of Transportation
    28. Nebraska Department of Roads
    29. Nevada Department of Transportation
    30. New Hampshire Department of Transportation
    31. New Jersey Department of Transportation
    32. New Mexico Department of Transportation
    33. New York State Department of Transportation
    34. North Carolina Department of Transportation
    35. North Dakota Department of Transportation
    36. Ohio Department of Transportation
    37. Oklahoma Department of Transportation
    38. Oregon Department of Transportation
    39. Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
    40. Rhode Island Department of Transportation
    41. South Carolina Department of Transportation
    42. South Dakota Department of Transportation
    43. Tennessee Department of Transportation
    44. Texas Department of Transportation
    45. Utah Department of Transportation
    46. Vermont Agency of Transportation
    47. Virginia Department of Transportation
    48. Washington State Department of Transportation
    49. West Virginia Department of Transportation
    50. Wisconsin Department of Transportation
    51. Wyoming Department of Transportation
  4. Transportation Pooled Fund Program 
    1. Pooled Fund Program

Resources for Researchers

  1. Writing Guidelines
  2. Preparing Research Reports for the Idaho Transportation Department
  3. ITD Research Program Report Process and Style Guide
  4. ITD Research Report Template (.docx)
  5. Forms
      ITD Out Of State Travel
      1. PDF file
      2. MS Word Document
      Progress Report ITD0771
      1. PDF file
      2. MS Word Document (.docx)
      ITD Form 1013
      1. PDF file
      2. MS Word Document
  6. Research Needs Statements
  7. TRB - Research Needs Statements