Teaching and Presentations


The Walker Collaborative’s Phil Walker has lectured and/or served on design juries for several universities for various planning-related issues, including the following:

  • University of Tennessee
  • Harvard University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • University of Alabama
  • Alcorn State University
  • University of West Florida

He has taught urban planning courses to planning officials and professionals throughout the state of Alabama as part of the University of North Alabama's continuing education program. His book on downtown planning is required reading for several collegiate planning courses, including those at the University of Massachusetts and Arizona State University. In 2018, Phil Walker was appointed by the Planning Accreditation Board (PAB) as a Site Visitor to help evaluate collegiate planning programs across the country.

Representative Presentations