Alan Walks PhD
Alan Walks, PhD
Dr. Alan Walks, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography and Planning at the University of Toronto and a research associate at the Centre for Urban and Community Studies (CUCS). His published research examines the spatial parameters of social inequality, neighbourhood polarization, ideology and social exclusion, as well as neighbourhood effects on poverty, political attitudes and health indicators. He is currently leading a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council-funded research project examining the implications of 'automobility' for the spatial articulation of social inequality and citizenship in Canada.