John Terry Dundon is an attorney and language instructor with experience teaching English in a variety of institutional contexts in Washington, DC, New York, NY and South and Central Asia. Prior to his teaching career, Professor Dundon practiced as an attorney at the law firms of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP; his practice at all three firms focused on private equity fund formation and management. Professor Dundon also served as a judicial law clerk on the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, and he maintains active bar admission in New York, the District of Columbia, and California. He is an enthusiastic student of foreign languages, including French, Russian, Farsi, Tajik and Rushani, and he has travel experience in more than 80 countries.

Professor Dundon received a B.A. in Philosophy and French from the University of Virginia, a J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, and an M.A. in Applied Linguistics from Columbia University.