Allen Lee Hamilton, Ph.D.
Allen Lee Hamilton has been Professor of Texas History at St. Philips College for 32 years and has been teaching in college for 42 years. He did his Bachelor’s and Master’s work at the University of Texas at Arlington and his doctoral work at the University of Oklahoma. He is the author of six books, including “The Sentinel of the Southern Plains: Fort Richardson and the Northwest Texas Frontier, 1866-1878”, a novel, and twenty published articles in scholarly journals, books, and magazines. Professor Hamilton has been awarded four University of Texas National Institute for System and Organizational Development Medals for College Teaching Excellence, has been nominated three times for the Minnie Stevens Piper Outstanding Professor of the Year in Texas Award and has been named Professor of the Year twice at St. Philip’s College. He has given hundreds of lectures to academic and civil organizations all over the state and has been the keynote presenter for the Road Scholars of America presentations in San Antonio for ten years.