Dr. Allen Pietrobon

Assistant Professor of Global Affairs

Phone: 202-884-9288
Office: Main 326


  • B.A., History, University of Waterloo
  • M.A., History, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Ph.D., American History and Foreign Policy, American University


  • Outstanding Teaching in an Adjunct Appointment, Nomination, 2016
  • American University Doctoral Research Award, 2013
  • Saki Ruth Dockrill Memorial Prize for Best Article, Honorable Mention, 2013
  • Susan E. Lehrman Scholarship, full funding for study in Russia. Moscow, 2012
  • Wing Commander Hamilton E. Boulter Award, for best article in the Journal of the Royal Canadian Military Institute , 2012

Select Works Published

  • The Role of Norman Cousins and Citizen Diplomacy in the Breakthrough to the 1963 Limited Test Ban Treaty
    Pietrobon, A., Journal of Cold War Studies. Vol. 18, No.1 (Winter 2016): pp.60-79., 2019
  • Humanitarian Aid or Private Diplomacy?: Norman Cousins and the Treatment of Atomic Bomb Victims
    Pietrobon, A., New Global Studies, Vol.8, No.1, (April 2014): pp.121-140., 2014