Researcher

Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias

Keywords

Fields of Research (FoR)

International Relations, Political Economy, Political Science

Biography

Deborah Barros Leal Farias is a Brazilian-born Senior Lecturer at UNSW Sydney's School of Social Sciences, where she teaches Politics and International Relations. She has a multidisciplinary background: PhD in Political Science from UBC (Canada), as well as an MA in International Relations, and bachelor's degrees in Economy and in Law from Brazilian institutions. Her current main areas of interest involve global governance and the...view more

Deborah Barros Leal Farias is a Brazilian-born Senior Lecturer at UNSW Sydney's School of Social Sciences, where she teaches Politics and International Relations. She has a multidisciplinary background: PhD in Political Science from UBC (Canada), as well as an MA in International Relations, and bachelor's degrees in Economy and in Law from Brazilian institutions. Her current main areas of interest involve global governance and the international political economy of developing countries. She also researches Brazilian policy, both domestic and international. 

 


My Qualifications

2008-2015 PhD Political Science - University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada

1999-2000 MA International Relations - University of Brasilia (UnB), Brasilia, Brazil

1992-1998 LLB Law - University of Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Fortaleza, Brazil

1992-1997 BEc Economy - Federal University of Ceara (UFC), Fortaleza, Brazil


My Awards

2020 - UNSW Vice-Chancellor Award for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning - Early Career Category

2019 - UNSW Faculty of Social Sciences Dean's Award for Teachng Excellence - Rising Star Category

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