Natalya Brown was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica. She received a BSc. in Economics from the University of West Indies-Mona and an MA in Economics from the University of Houston. She received a MSc. and PhD in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin. Natalya is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Business and the Department of Political Science, Philosophy and Economics at Nipissing University where she teaches courses in macroeconomics, money and banking, international trade and finance, and economic development. Her current research interests are in political economy, management education, sustainable tourism, financial literacy, and immigrant success. Natalya is the faculty facilitator for the iLEAD Jamaica Expedition, a field-based consulting experiential learning program for business students.

Natalya is also an active member of the North Bay community, volunteering her time with various community organizations including the Nipissing Transition House and the North Bay and District Multicultural Centre. She is also a member of J.O.Y. Band TOO!, a community concert band, in which she plays trombone.

Office: H129

Telephone: (705) 474-3461 Ext. 4456

Email: natalyab@nipissingu.ca

Mailing Address: 100 College Drive, Box 5002, North Bay Ontario P1B 8L7, Canada

Photo credit: Jos Levesque Photography