Steven Brady

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Steven Brady

Undergraduate Advisor, Internship Coordinator, Assistant Professor

U.S. and European Diplomatic


Email: Steven Brady
801 22nd St NW Washington DC 20052

Steve Brady is a diplomatic historian, with special research interests in German-American relations, early United States foreign relations, the Eisenhower administration, and paradiplomacy. He also has teaching interests in military history, U.S. peace movements, European diplomatic history, and the presidency. His book Eisenhower and Adenauer: Alliance Maintenance under Pressure (Lexington/Harvard Cold War Studies), examines the West German-American relationship in a crucial decade of the Cold War. His new book is Chained to History: Slavery and United States Foreign Relations to 1865 (Cornell University Press, 2022). His current project is "Less than Victory: American Catholics and the Vietnam War." Prior to joining the faculty at George Washington, he taught at the University of Notre Dame, where he was a First Year academic advisor for seventeen years. While at Notre Dame, he was honored with three teaching awards, including the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, CSC, Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. He serves as the undergraduate advisor in the Department.


Professor Brady's Office Hours for Fall 2022 are Mondays 10:00-11:30, Tuesdays 1:30-3:30, and Thursdays 10:00-11:00 & 1:30-2:30. 



M: 10:00-11:30

Tu: 1:30-3:30

Th: 10:00-11:00 & 1:30-2:30

  • 20th-century United States
  • Cold War
  • Diplomatic History