logo logo

Laurel Margarite Kendall

Laurel Margarite Kendall, American curator, anthropologist, educator. Member of New York Academy of Sciences (advisory council member section for anthropology since 1998), Association for Asian Studies, American Anthropology Association, Society for Anthropology Religion (member advisory board 1998—2002).

Background

  • Kendall, Laurel Margarite was born on December 24, 1947 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of Henry George Kendall and Ramona Melawia Pezzini.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1969. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1975. Master of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1976.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1979.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral research fellow University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1979—1981. Visiting assistant professor University Kansas, Lawrence, 1981—1982. Assistant curator American Museum Natural History, New York City, 1983—1988, associate curator, 1988—1993, curator, since 1993.

      Adjunct associate professor Columbia University, New York City, 1990—1994, adjunct professor, since 1994.

    Works

    Membership

    Member of New York Academy of Sciences (advisory council member section for anthropology since 1998), Association for Asian Studies, American Anthropology Association, Society for Anthropology Religion (member advisory board 1998—2002).

    Connections

    • Married Homer Farrand Williams, August 15, 1981. 1 child Henry Sheldon Namsop Williams.
    • father: Henry George Kendall
    • mother: Ramona Melawia Pezzini
    • spouse: Homer Farrand Williams
    • child: Henry Sheldon Namsop Williams Kendall
    See on larger map
    Born December 24, 1947
    (age 68)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      University California
    • 1975
      Columbia University
    • 1976
      Columbia University
    • 1979
      Columbia University
    • 1979 - 1981
      Postdoctoral research fellow, University Hawaii
      Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
    • 1981 - 1982
      visiting assistant, professor University Kansas
      Lawrence, Kansas, United States
    • 1983 - 1988
      assistant, curator American Museum Natural History
    • 1993
      assistant, curator American Museum Natural History
    • show more ...