Sean Dolan

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Sean Dolan

Assistant Programs Director, Asian Studies Suite

Department: MA Asian Studies, Sigur Center for Asian Studies, Institute for Korean Studies, East Asia National Resource Center


Email: Sean Dolan
Office Phone: (202) 994-0812
1957 E St. NW, Office #503P Washington D.C. 20052

Sean Dolan is the Assistant Programs Director for the Asian Studies Suite at the Elliott School. In his role, he oversees budgeting, grants management, and financial and administrative matters for the GW Institute for Korean Studies (GWIKS), the Sigur Center for Asian Studies, the GW East Asia National Resource Center (NRC) and for various Asian Studies programs and faculty members. Sean graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.A. in International Affairs and French. After college, he first moved to Korea as an English teacher and then completed an M.A. in International Relations at Sogang University in Seoul. After graduate school, he spent several years working for an international education company in Texas, where he managed admissions for study abroad programs in Korea and several other countries. He later returned to Seoul to direct on-site operations for study abroad programs in Korea. Prior to moving into his current role, Sean previously served as the Program Manager for GWIKS.