2001
Alumni (National Fellow)

Jasmine Farrier

National Fellow
Brooklyn, NY
Degrees:
B.A. University of Wisconson-Madison (1992)
Ph.D. University of Texas Austin (2001)
Dream Mentor:
Louis Fisher
The Constitution Project
Fields of Interest:
Congress
Economic Policy
Foreign Policy
Political Science

Bio:

Jasmine Farrier is chair and professor of political science at the University of Louisville. She completed her Ph.D. in Government at the University of Texas at Austin. Farrier’s research interests include politics and history, Congress, presidency, and constitutional law. Her new book “Constitutional Dysfunction on Trial: Congressional Lawsuits and the Separation of Powers,” is forthcoming from Cornell University Press in December, 2019. Her research also appears in Presidential Studies Quarterly and PS: Political Science & Politics. She was a fellow with the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia from 2000-2001. She received the Distinguished Service Award from the University of Louisville in 2015.

Thesis Description:

Why Congress Delegates Decisions on the Budget: Institutional Origins and Consequences

Connect with our community

View Alumni

Highlighted

David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

Read more

Scholarship

The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship and citizenship.

Read more

Legacy

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation, like its namesake, knows that virtue and talent come from all walks of life. Indeed it is this knowledge that drives the Foundation to search the world over for its recipients.

Read more