David S. Painter

Associate Professor Emeritus of International History at Georgetown University

Dr. David S. Painter taught international history at Georgetown University and was director of graduate studies in the History Department. He was the founding director of the Master of Arts in Global, Comparative, and International History program. 

In spring 2008, he was a visiting fellow at the Norwegian Nobel Institute. Before coming to Georgetown, he held positions at the Congressional Research Service, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the U.S. Department of State.