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David Mayers

department chairman , history professor , science professor

David Mayers, American political science professor, department chairman, history professor. Board trustees Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs.

Background

Mayers, David was born on November 30, 1951 in El Paso, Texas, United States. Son of Eugene David and Odette Margaret Julliette (Gilchriest) Mayers.

Education

Bachelor, Oberlin College, 1974. Postgraduate, Oxford University, England, 1975. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1976.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1979.

Career

Faculty Kenyon College, 1979-1980, University California, Santa Cruz, 1980-1988. Professor political science and history Boston University, since 1989, since 1999, director undergraduate studies political science, 1991-1998, director graduate studies political science, 1998-2000, chairman department political science, 2001—2007. Lecturer in field; active various professional conferences.

Member numerous professional panels.

Works

book Cracking the Monolith: U.S. Policy Against the Sino-Soviet Alliance, 1949-1955 (Political traditions in foreign policy series) book Wars and Peace: The Future Americans Envisioned, 1861-1991 book [ Wars and Peace: The Future Americans Envisioned 1861-1991 By Mayers, David Allan ( Author ) Hardcover 1998 ]

Membership

Board trustees Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, swimming, camping, skiing, sailing.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Kirkland Jones, December 4, 1982. 1 child, Peter.

father:
Eugene David Mayers

mother:
Odette Margaret Julliette (Gilchriest) Mayers

spouse:
Elizabeth Kirkland Jones

child:
Peter Mayers