Dr. Tracy McFarlane completed her doctoral studies at the CUNY Graduate Center in Social and Personality Psychology, with a concentration in Health Psychology. This was followed by a two-year post-doctoral Psychiatric Epidemiology Training (PET) fellowship at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
Dr. McFarlane’s research is in the areas of social inequalities in health, social identity, immigrant adjustment, and stigma.
Dr. McFarlane is currently a Senior Lecturer at the University of the West Indies, Mona. However, she has worked as an adjunct professor at Hunter, Lehman and City Colleges in New York City, as well as at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill (Barbados). In addition, she works as an independent consultant with local and regional organizations and community groups to improve well-being, interpersonal/intergroup processes, and social outcomes among their members.