Christopher Atkinson

Contributing Faculty
College of Health Sciences and Public Policy
Ph.D. Public Policy and Administration

Christopher L. Atkinson serves as contributing faculty in the doctoral program at Walden University. He is also Associate Professor in the Public Administration program at the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida, USA. He received his PhD from Florida Atlantic University, and BA and MPA degrees from George Washington University in Washington, DC.
His research interests include public management and policy studies, public budgeting and procurement, regulation, and emergency management.


PhD, Florida Atlantic University

MPA, George Washington University

BA, George Washington University

AS, Sinclair Community College


Atkinson, C. L. Toward Resilient Communities.


Atkinson, C. L. (2012). After Katrina: Comparisons of Post-Disaster Public Procurement Approaches and Outcomes in the New Orleans Area. International Public Procurement Conference