Barbara Brown

Title
Outreach Director, African Studies Center
Email
bbbrown@bu.edu
Phone
617-353-7303
Education
Ph.D. 1979 Boston University
M.A. 1971 Boston University
A.B 1968 Smith College
Website
http://www.bu.edu/africa/affiliated-faculty-old/barbara-brown/

Barbara BrownBarbara Brown is the director of outreach at the African Studies Center. She speaks French, Spanish and Setswana and has worked extensively overseas in Botswana, Benin, South Africa, Lesotho, Kenya and Tanzania. Her research has focused on South African and Botswana politics.

 

 

Barbara Brown in the Media

Areas of Expertise:

  • African issues: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Angola
  • Issues of corporate responsibility
  • U.S.-South African relations and policies
  • Women’s issues
  • Education in the U.S. on African and global studies