Peter Summerlin

Peter Summerlin

Assistant Professor

Phone: 662-325-3668

Mailing Address:
Box 9725
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Office: LA Facility, Suite C115
845-3 Stone Blvd.
  • M.L.A., Louisana State University
  • B.L.A., Mississippi State University

  • Computers in Landscape Architecture
  • Construction 1: Materials
  • Exterior Design/Build
  • Design Studio 5: Regional Design
  • Graduate Design Studio 4: Case Study
  • Landscape Seminar 4: Contemporary Design Issues

Professional Experience:
  • Professional in Residence; Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Associate; Dana Brown & Associates, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Associate; McCrory & Associates, Madison, MS
  • Community Development; City of Madison, Madison, MS

  • Associate ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)
  • LEED Accredited Professional (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design)


George, B. H., P. R. Summerlin, T. Fulford. 2019. Teaching and learning software in landscape architecture: A survey of software use amongst faculty and students. Journal of Digital Landscape Architecture 4(2019):354-362. Download
Chen, H., W. C. Gallo, P. R. Summerlin. 2018. Social innovation education fulfill community service responsibility: Analysis on the design/build series courses of the Department of Landscape Architecture, Mississippi State University. Zhauangshi Journal 304(8):120-123.
Seymour, M. W., P. R. Summerlin. 2018. Evidence and deception: A historic photo-analysis method for landscape studies. Landscape Journal 36(2):91-109.
Seymour, M. W., P. R. Summerlin. 2018. The usefulness and meaning of rural greenways: User experience at the Tanglefoot Trail in Northeast Mississippi. Landscape Research Record 7:190-199. Download
Summerlin, P. R., B. H. George, C. T. Fulford. 2017. Which software are you teaching? A survey of design software usage in landscape architecture curriculum. The International Journal of Architectonic, Spatial, and Environmental Design 11(4):1-11.
Summerlin, P. 2015. Visualizing contours for the beginning design student. Proceedings of the National Conference on the Beginning Design Student.