Chris Tudda

Stanley Kaplan Visiting Professor of American Foreign Policy, Fall ’13

Chris Tudda is a Historian in the Declassification Division in the Office of the Historian, Department of State. He received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Vermont in 1987 and a Ph.D in History from American University in 2002. He is the author of The Truth is our Weapon: The Rhetorical Diplomacy of Dwight D. Eisenhower and John Foster Dulles (Louisiana State University Press, 2006) and A Cold War Turning Point: Nixon and China, 1969-1972. (LSU, 2012) He has been an Adjunct Professor of History at George Washington University since 2007, where he teaches courses on U.S. Foreign Policy since 1945 and the International History of the Cold War.