John Knych is currently an American History Professor at Université de Cergy-Pontoise, an Assistant English Professor at Edgar Quinet Lycée, and an assistant English teacher at École élémentaire des Hospitalières-Saint-Gervais.
Outside of class he is freelancing journalism (Athletics, Business, Economics, Paris, Philosophy, Death, Etc.) working on a dual-biography on father-son runner Olympians, and writing fiction.
In June of 2019 he received a Master’s degree in journalism from SciencesPo in Paris, special thanks to the Emile Boutmy scholarship offered to non-European students.
He is a graduate of Columbia University’s Journalism School (Class of 2018). Between 2013-2017 he worked in seven restaurants throughout New York City (bus-boy, drink runner, bartender, waiter, and assistant manager). He’s lived in Hell’s Kitchen, Brooklyn, Inwood, Harlem, and on Staten Island.
Instagram (poetry, paintings): @jwkash
Twitter (ideas, absurdity): @j_w_kash
Personal Email: firstname.lastname@example.org