David Mayers

Professor of History and Political Science, BU Pardee School of Global Studies

David Mayers holds a joint appointment in the History and Political Science departments. His primary area of teaching/research interest is the history of US foreign relations. His most recent book is Dissenting Voices in America\’s Rise to Power (Cambridge University Press, 2007). His current research/book project is centered on FDR’s wartime diplomacy.

Mayers served on the board of trustees of the Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Relations from 1999 to 2005. He chaired the Political Science Department from 2001 to 2007. He held a Berlin prize (Haniel Fellow) at the American Academy in Berlin in 2008.