John Allen


John Allen

School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Bachelor of Architecture

8448 Alabama Highway 61, Newbern, AL 36765 Phone: (334) 624-4483

Juris Doctor, Samford University Cumberland School of Law, 2018
Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University of Alabama, 2007

John Allen is an Instructor and Operations Manager at Rural Studio in the Auburn University School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture. He manages much of the day-to-day plant and business operations for the Studio, including building upkeep, budgeting, fundraising and planning. Allen brings to Rural Studio operations management experience across a wide range of industries including construction, oil and gas, logistics and law. He is no stranger to rural living. He grew up in northeast Mississippi and is accustomed to country life. In his time away from work, Allen enjoys developing his culinary skills, being an amateur sculptor and the occasional round of golf.

Interest areas in research and practice:
Housing Equity
Emerging Construction Technologies
Architectural Education