Biography of Dr. Joyce F. Brown

Dr. Joyce F. Brown

Dr. Joyce Brown photoDr. Joyce F. Brown is President of the Fashion Institute of Technology. She is an educator and academic administrator with over 40 years experience in public higher education.  Prior to FIT, she held numerous senior posts at the City University of New York, including acting president of Baruch College and vice chancellor of the university.  She also served as a New York City deputy mayor during the Dinkins administration.


Additionally, Dr. Brown serves as a director of the Ralph Lauren Corporation.  She earned her Ph.D. and M.A. in counseling psychology from NYU and her Bachelor of Arts from Marymount College and a certificate from the Harvard Institute for Educational Management.


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