Kendrick Kuo is a PhD student in political science at the George Washington University. His research focuses on international security, nationalism, and political violence with a regional expertise in China.

He holds an M.A. in International Affairs and International Economics from Johns Hopkins SAIS and a B.A. in International Affairs and Religion (summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa) from the George Washington University. He was a Rosenthal Fellow (2014) at the U.S. Treasury and a Boren Scholar (2011) at the University of Jordan.

Kendrick is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and has basic proficiency in Arabic. He has lived in Taiwan and Jordan; and he currently resides in Washington, DC.