Woman working from home.
Steven Gagliano

Generating Buzz:

Remote Work in a Post-Pandemic World

Four years after the onset of the pandemic, remote work has become the norm for a large portion of the workforce. Patricia Mokhtarian, a professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, sheds light on how this shift continues to impact employers, employees, and downtown office spaces. 

Mokhtarian's research examines the effects of telecommunications technology on travel behavior and multitasking attitudes. In the latest episode of Generating Buzz, she shares her opinion on why remote work is here to stay and what aspects of office culture are worth holding on to.