Dr Deborah   Barros Leal Farias
Senior Lecturer

Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias

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

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School of Social Sciences

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. 

 

Publications

  • Books | 2018
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2018, Aid and Technical Cooperation As a Foreign Policy Tool for Emerging Donors, Routledge, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781351111799
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D; Heine J, 2015, 'Reshaping the South Atlantic: Can the BICs Bring it About?', in Hamilton D (ed.), Atlantic Rising Changing Commercial Dynamics in the Atlantic Basin, Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies - Center for Transatlantic Relations, Washington DC, pp. 81 - 81
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2013, 'Brazil’s security agenda – the focus on peace and the security-development nexus', in RISE OF THE REST: OPPORTUNITIES AND IMPLICATIONS, Dalhousie University, pp. 73 - 92
    Books | 2006
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D; Maia JNB, 2006, Do Nacional-Desenvolvimentismo À Internacionalização No Brasil Subnacional : O Caso Do Ceará., Livro Tecnico & IBRI (Instituto Brasileiro de Relações Internacionais), Fortaleza; Brasilia
  • Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2020, 'Trade, conflict, and opportunity: taking advantage of others’ protectionism and isolationism–the case of MERCOSUL', Canadian Foreign Policy Journal, vol. 26, pp. 41 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/11926422.2019.1642217
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Wenham C; Farias DBL, 2019, 'Securitizing Zika: The case of Brazil', Security Dialogue, vol. 50, pp. 398 - 415, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0967010619856458
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Farias DBL, 2019, 'Outlook for the 'developing country' category: a paradox of demise and continuity', THIRD WORLD QUARTERLY, vol. 40, pp. 668 - 687, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01436597.2019.1573139
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Farias DBL, 2018, 'Brazil's South-South development cooperation: Principles and experiences of the domestic bureaucracy', Public Administration and Development, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pad.1825
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    do Amaral Filho J; Farias DBL, 2016, 'Celso Furtado: Culture and Creativity Matter', Journal of Economic Issues, vol. 50, pp. 444 - 451, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00213624.2016.1176508
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Farias DBL, 2015, 'Triangular cooperation and the global governance of development assistance: Canada and Brazil as “co-donors”', Canadian Foreign Policy Journal, vol. 21, pp. 1 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/11926422.2013.845583
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Dauvergne P; Farias DBL, 2012, 'The Rise of Brazil as a Global Development Power', THIRD WORLD QUARTERLY, vol. 33, pp. 903 - 917, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01436597.2012.674704
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2010, 'O Congresso na formulação da política externa dos Estados Unidos', Politica Externa, vol. 19, http://politicaexterna.com.br/1142/o-congresso-na-formulacao-da-politica-externa-dos-estados-unidos/
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Leal Farias DB, 2008, 'Contextualizing the invasion of the Bay of Pigs', REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE POLITICA INTERNACIONAL, vol. 51, pp. 105 - 122, http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-73292008000100006
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2007, 'Reflexos da teoria neoliberal e do Consenso de Washington na Constituição brasileira de 1988', Revista de Direito Constitucional e Internacional, vol. 15, pp. 70 - 85
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2007, 'União Européia: Uma Nova Forma de Estado?', Pensar - Revista de Ciências jurídicas, vol. 12, pp. 51 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.5020/2317-2150.2007.v12n1p51
    Journal articles | 2000
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Farias DBL, 2000, 'O Brasil e o CARICOM', Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional, vol. 43, pp. 43 - 68, http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/s0034-73292000000100003
    Journal articles | 2000
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2000, 'Os estados membros no federalismo brasileiro', Ideias & Debate, pp. 1 - 24
  • Reports | 2016
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D; Saddler J; van Dyk S, 2016, The Potential of Biofuels in China, IEA, IEA Bioenergy, IEA Bioenergy, Task 39, https://www.ieabioenergy.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/The-Potential-of-biofuels-in-China-IEA-Bioenergy-Task-39-September-2016.pdf
  • Other | 2020
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2020, Review of Rethinking global democracy in Brazil, http://dx.doi.org/10.32992/erlacs.10716
    Theses / Dissertations | 2015
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias
    Barros Leal Farias D, 2015, GIVING KNOWLEDGE WITH NO STRINGS ATTACHED: BRAZIL’S USE OF TECHNICAL COOPERATION AS A FOREIGN POLICY, University of British Columbia, Canada, University of British Columbia, Canada, http://dx.doi.org/10.14288/1.0135628
    Theses / Dissertations | 2000
    Dr Deborah Barros Leal Farias

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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