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Jasmine Farrier, Ph.D.

 Jasmine Farrier, Ph.D.


  • Associate Professor, Political Science



  • First Floor, Room 102
  • Ford Hall, Belknap Campus

Phone Number

  • 502-852-3310

Email Address




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Jasmine Farrier grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and developed her interest in political science as an undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In graduate school, she studied American political development at the University of Texas at Austin and received her Ph.D. in Government in 2000. She was a post-doctoral fellow with the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia from 2000-2001. In 2002, Farrier joined the Dept. of Political Science at the University of Louisville.  Her current research includes a new book project on inter-branch lawsuits, separation of powers, and constitutional law.

Selected Publications

Educational Background

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Miller Center of Public Affairs, University of Virginia (2000-2001)
  • PhD in Government, University of Texas at Austin (2000)
  • BA in Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1992)

Teaching Areas

  • POLS 201 Fundamentals of American Government
  • POLS 299 Introduction to Political Science (Honors)
  • POLS 311 American Presidency
  • POLS 312 Constitution Law - Government and Powers
  • POLS 317 American Congress
  • POLS 322 American Parties and Elections
  • POLS 495 Senior Seminar - Separation of Powers
  • POLS 625 Public Administration and Organizational Theory
  • POLS 629 Seminar in American Politics

Research Interests

  • Politics and History
  • Legislative Studies
  • Presidency Research
  • Law and Courts

Honors & Awards

  • Faculty Favorite, University of Louisville, Multiple Years
  • Instructional Development Award, Kentuckiana Metroversity, 2007
  • Honorary Kentucky Colonel, Commonwealth of Kentucky, 2006
  • Victor A. Olorunsola Endowed Research Award for Young Scholars, U of L, 2004

Professional Memberships

  • American Political Science Association
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