Social & Behavioral Sciences

John Kennedy

Adjunct Instructor

My research interests focus on U.S. Civil War memory and Union veterans as well as U.S. women's history during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Ph.D., M.A., Purdue University

Purdue University Teaching Academy Graduate Teaching Award

Purdue University Promoting Research Opportunities to Maximize Innovation and Scholarly Excellence (PROMISE) Award

National Council for Black Studies, Second Place, Graduate Student Essay Contest                

Purdue University Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program Graduate  Minor Certificate

Wisconsin Veterans Museum Travel Grant, Madison, Wisconsin

State Historical Society of Iowa Research Grant, Iowa City & Des Moines,  Iowa

Purdue University, Department of History Woodman Graduate Research Travel Grant 


Filson Historical Society Fellowship, Louisville, Kentucky