Austin Allen ASLA

Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture, LSU

Austin Allen, Ph.D., ASLA, Associate Professor, RR School of Landscape Architecture, LSU has participated in over ten-years of recovery efforts in New Orleans and work in Haiti, rebuilding community, engaging students in service learning and design projects. He is a principal in DesignJones, LLC in New Orleans. He is an independent filmmaker, documenting cultural landscapes, including “Claiming Open Spaces.” His interests are in regeneration of disrupted landscapes; urbanism; community engagement, resiliency and disaster recovery.