John W Kendall

My dissertation research project concerns hegemonic climate mitigation schema, energy production, and the political and cultural landscape of carbon in the US.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • MA: Geography, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 2018.
  • BA: Cultural Studies, Arabic Minor, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2015.


  • cultural geography
  • political economy
  • political ecology
Courses Taught
  • Geography 1403: Biogeography of the Global Garden (TA)
  • Geography 3381W: Population in an Interacting World (TA)
  • Council of Graduate Students (COGS) Conference Travel Grant
  • American Association of Geographers Cultural Geography Specialty Group, Master's Research Fellowship Award
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Summer Fellowship for Kurdish (Sorani), 2017