Robert H. Allen

Robert H. Allen

Robert H. Allen

  • B.S., business administration, Auburn University, 1970
  • J.D., University of Alabama School of Law, 1975
  • M.L.T., University of Alabama School of Law, 1983
  • M.B.A., Florida State University, 2007
First year at SCAD:

"I enjoy learning new things, and I enjoy discussing new ideas. Initially, I thought that the real purpose in learning new things was to be able to share what I have learned with others. Then I discovered that telling others about what I have learned is really an opportunity to learn even more."


Author of the Alabama Certified Local Government legislation

Awards, recognition and honors

Omicron Delta Kappa, International Leadership Honorary; Beta Gamma Sigma, International Business Honorary; Certificate of Appreciation, Alabama Historical Commission


American Institute of Architects, American Bar Association, International Council on Monuments and Sites, Urban Land Institute, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Alabama Trust for Historic Preservation, Historic Mobile (Alabama) Preservation Society

Publications and presentations

  • Author of online and print supplements to Robin, A., "International Corporate Finance," McGraw-Hill
  • Author of online supplement for Pugel, T., "International Economics," 14th Edition, McGraw-Hill

Previous Positions

Practicing attorney, Mobile, Alabama; dean for administration and finance, United States Sports Academy, Daphne, Alabama; professor, Columbia Southern University, Orange Beach, Alabama; adjunct professor, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama; adjunct professor, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Courses Taught

  • HIPR 703 Preservation Law and Advocacy
  • HIPR 704 Preservation Economics and Development