Thomas G. Walker

Goodrich C. White Professor of Political Science

Office: 308 Tarbutton Hall

Phone: 404-727-7912

Fax: 404-727-4586


Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Department of Political Science

Emory University
1555 Dickey Drive

Atlanta, Georgia 30322


  • B.A., St. Martin's College
  • Ph.D., University of Kentucky


Teaching and research interests: Law and Courts (Constitutional Law, Judicial Process, Judicial Behavior, The Supreme Court). The fourth edition of his two-volume Constitutional Law for A Changing America (co-authored with Lee Epstein) will be published in 2000. His book, A Court Divided, co-authored with Deborah Barrow, received the V.O. Key Award for the best book on Southern Politics. Co-author of The Supreme Court Compendium (with Lee Epstein, Jeffrey Segal, and Harold Spaeth). Two time winner of the Emory Williams Distinguished Teaching Award.