About Us
The SCTL Center is a world leader in supply chain transportation and logistics research and education serving the powerful nexus of industry, transportation infrastructure agencies, and policy makers. The Center integrates in-depth consultation with industry and the public sector, transformative research, and executive education.


The Center is the go-to place to analyze and solve urban goods delivery, sustainability, logistic hubs and ports, and freight system performance management problems that overlay private and public spaces and control. The Center pilots and tests research concepts and designs in its Urban Freight Lab.
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Master's Degree in Supply Chain Transportation & Logistics

The SCTL Master’s degree program is an interactive online program that prepares working professionals to lead end-to-end management of transportation in global supply chains. It is anchored in engineering, focused on business results, and begins with an intensive week at the Seattle UW campus.
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Center Director Dr. Anne Goodchild is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the UW. She also chairs the National Academy of Sciences Transportation Research Board (TRB) Freight Group, is the editor of the International Journal of Logistics and Transportation Research, and the academic director of the Supply Chain Transportation and Logistics Master’s Program.

Center COO Barb Ivanov received the Truitt-Felbinger Award in 2016 for making significant contributions to the field of transportation policy and administration from the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) Section on Transportation Policy and Administration.