Political Science / Ph.D. Student
Farrah Brown was born in St. Andrew, Jamaica.
She is a graduate of the University of the West Indies, Mona, where she pursued
in Politics and International Relations. She earned a master's degree in
Political Science at New York University and a post-graduate diploma in
Diplomatic Studies from Oxford University.
Farrah was a member of the Jamaican Foreign
Service for twelve years, acquiring a wealth of practical experience in
international affairs. In addition to assignments at the Headquarters of the
Jamaican Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade in Kingston, she
completed a five year assignment to her country’s Permanent Mission to the
United Nations in New York.
Farrah intends to focus on International
Relations and Comparative Politics and she has a particular interest in
exploring the relationship between foreign policy decision-making and
sustainable development while at Syracuse University. In addition, she
maintains a strong interest in examining the role of Small Island Developing
States (SIDS) in international affairs.