Mario Del Pero

Full professor
History of The United States, International History, History of The United States in the World

PhD in International History at the University of Milan (1999) and previously Associate Professor at the University of Bologna, he has also taught at Columbia University, New York University, Dickinson Collge, and the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) of the Johns Hopkins University.

He teaches undergraduate courses on international History, U.S. History, History of Transatlantic Relations, and Modern World History, and graduate courses and seminars on U.S. Diplomatic Histoy, Historiography of the United States in the World, and post-1989 U.S. Foreign Relations.

He is "Research Fellow" at the Istituto per gli Studi politica Internazionale (ISPI) of Milan and member of the scientific council of the Foundation "Giangiacomo Feltrinelli" of Milan, of the board of the doctoral program of the Scuola Normale of Pisa and of the Standing Committee of the School of International Studies of the University of Trento.

Read more (IT)


  • Del Pero, Mario. 2021. "États-Unis : une démocratie fatiguée, attaquée par le populisme trumpien." Cogito.,
  • Del Pero, Mario. 2020. "Fact check US : Existe-t-il une "menace antifa" aux Etats-Unis, comme l'affirme Donald Trump ?" The Conversation.
  • Del Pero, Mario and Justine Faure, ed(s). 2020. "Décentrer la Guerre froide." monde(s) histoire espaces relations no. 18.
  • Del Pero, Mario and Justine Faure. 2020. "La Guerre froide globale." monde(s) histoire espaces relations 2020/2 (18): 9-30.
  • Del Pero, Mario. 2020. "The Long Shadow of 2008." Blog//Los Angeles Review of Books.,
  • Era Obama. Dalla speranza del cambiamento all’elezione di Trump [ It Was Obama/The Obama Age. From the Hope for Change to the Election of Trump], Milan, Feltrinelli, 2017
  • “Verso una nuova storia internazionale?” [Towards a New International History?] (avec Guido Formigoni), Ricerche di Storia Politica, Special Issue, October 2017, pp.25-32

Other Activities

  • Directeur des études doctorales en Histoire à Sciences Po


  • MA - , Università di Bologna (1995)
  • PHD - , Università di Bologna (1998)

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