EcoDistricts Board, Denver, 2016

In addition to his scholarship and research, Julian has for over 30 years been an active member of a wide range of Editorial, Academic Advisory Boards and Committees in many countries around the world.

Currently, Julian sits on the following Editorial, Academic, Advisory Boards and Committees:

Advisory Board Member, Boston University Initiative on Cities (2023-)

Transition Advisor on Boston Mayor-Elect Michelle Wu’s Transition Committee (2021).

Founding Senior Advisor/Thought Leader at PlacemakingX (Global 2020-)

Task Force on Climate Action of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP 2020-2022)

Advisory Board of Cities for People/Future Cities (McConnell Foundation, Montréal, 2017-).

Advisory Board of Shareable (San Francisco, 2017-)

Academic Board of The Centre for the Future of Places (KTH Stockholm, 2016-)

Advisory Board Participatory City (London, 2016-)

Advisory Board of Urban Sharing (Lund, 2016-)

Advisory Board of Sharecity (Dublin, 2016-)

Board member, EcoDistricts (Portland, OR, 2014-)

Founding Co-Editor, now Editor-in-Chief, Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability (1996)

Contributing Editor (2006-) Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development

Member of Editorial Board, Australian Journal of Environmental Education

Chair, Friedman Award Committee of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) for books on ‘planning sustainability’ (2013-)

Member, Advisory Board of The Living Space Project (2009-) in the UK;

Member, Internal Advisory Board of the Global Development and Environment Institute (GDAE) of Tufts University (2000-);

Julian’s past Editorial and Committee Service includes:

Executive Committee, Equiticity (Chicago 2020-2024)

Member, Steering Committee and Editorial Board Sustainability: Science, Practice and Policy (2004-2014)

Member, Board of Directors of The Massachusetts Audubon Society (2009-2013).

Member, Board of Directors of Second Nature (2010-2012).

Member, Massachusetts Stewardship Council (2004-2012);

Member of the Board of The Center for Whole Communities, Fayston, VT (2006-2009).

Guest Editor 2007, Projections: MIT Journal of Planning

Member, National Academies Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Committee on Transportation of Radioactive Waste (2003-2006);

Member, Urban Affairs and City Planning Advisory Board of Boston University (2003-5);

Member, Massachusetts Environmental Justice Advisory Committee (MEJAC) (2000-2002);

Honorary Committee Member, Royal Geographical Society’s Planning and Environment Research Group (2000-2004)

Advisory Board Member, Windows on the Wild (WWF) (1999-2001);

Board Member, North American Association for Environmental Education (1999-2002);

Board of Governors, London Ecology Centre, Covent Garden (1987-1992)