Professor Henderson studied French at Arizona State University, (B.A. and M.A.) the University of California at Santa Barbara, (Ph.D.) and the University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France, and worked as a teaching assistant and language program assistant coordinator before coming to Juniata. While at the University of California, he was a Regents Fellow from 1984-89.
Dr. Henderson is especially interested in twentieth century literature and critical theory and has published papers on Jean Genet.
He is an active member of the Modern Language Association, the American Council of Teachers of Foreign Languages, and the American Association of Teachers of French.
In his leisure time he enjoys cinema, music, and travel.