Dr. Daniel Rust

Dr. Daniel Rust
Dr. Daniel Rust
Daniel Rust Dr. Daniel Rust
Assistant Professor, Transportation & Logistics Management
office. Erlanson Hall 105C
University of Wisconsin-Superior

About 

Daniel enjoys hiking and biking on trails in the Twin Ports region.  His hobbies include drawing and oil painting, as well as photographing all modes of transportation.

Professional Background

Before coming to UW-Superior, Dr. Rust served as Assistant Director of the Center for Transportation Studies and Assistant Teaching Professor of Marketing/Logistics and Operations Management in the College of Business Administration at the University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL).  He founded and developed the undergraduate Transportation Studies program at UMSL. 

Research Interests

Dr. Rust's research interests span all modes of transportation. Some of his past research includes investigating use of video event data recorders (EDR) in private fleet vehicles; creating an inventory of transportation and logistics providers in Missouri; and surveying Class I railroad female operations employees. The University of Oklahoma Press published his first book, "Flying Across America: the Airline Passenger Experience," in 2009. He is the author of "AEP River Operations: Legacy of Excellence," and is the co-editor of a three-volume set, "Readings in Modern Railroad Management." His most recent book, "The Aerial Crossroads of America: St. Louis’s Lambert Airport," was one of three finalists in the “Regional Non-Fiction: Midwest” category of the 11th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards in 2017.  Articles by Daniel Rust have appeared in publications such as Enterprise and Society, Business and Economic History, and the International Journal of Revenue Management.

Awards & Honors

2019, UW-Superior, Rising Star Award for Excellence in Teaching, Scholarship and Service

2004, University of Missouri-St. Louis, Meritorious Service Award from the Students with Disabilities Association 

Service

2019-Current, Duluth-Superior Transportation Association, Board of Directors, Member

2019-Current, Transportation Research Board, Standing Committee on Transportation Education and Training (ABG20), Member

2019-Current, Railway & Locomotive Historical Society Scholarship Awards Committee, Member

2018-Current, Institute for Supply Management-Lake Superior, Inc., Public Relations Chair

2017-Current, Michigan Technological University, Rail Transportation Program Advisory Board, Member

2017-Current, Transportation Research Board, Standing Committee on Transportation History (ABG50), Member

2012-Current, Missouri Aviation Historical Society Board of Directors, Charter Member

2008-2010, Missouri Department of Economic Development, Industry Council for Transportation and Logistics, Member

Most Recent Degrees

2003 - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - U.S. History (Transportation emphasis) - University of Idaho - Dissertation/thesis topic: Flying Across America: The Evolving Transcontinental Airline Passenger Experience, 1927-1960

1996 - Master of Arts (M.A.)  - U.S. History - University of Idaho - Dissertation/thesis topic: The Quad Cities Regional Airport Concept: Reconciling Evolving Air Transportation Technology with Public Convenience and Necessity

UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Rust, Daniel
Fall Semester 2019

For up to date information on all schedules, please refer to the class search page in the E-Hive.

Note: the Class Schedule information below reflects data as of November 18, 2019 11:45 AM.

Class Section Identifier Key

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Fall Semester 2019
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
ECON - Economics
1419ECON 333Transportation Economics
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
001 3.00  ERL 0102 TTh 4:00PM- 5:15PM 1 of 30 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
TRSP - Transportation & Logistics Mgt
1495TRSP 315Land Transportation Management
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
001 3.00  ERL 0102 TTh 8:30AM- 9:45AM 2 of 25 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
1498TRSP 430Int'l and Intermodal Trans Mgm
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This class is open to both DL and on campus students. Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition, this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules, see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 3.00  Online    9 of 20 open
Wait List:
10 of 10
  
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition, this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules, see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar