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Sarah Dean

Social Media & Research Associate

Sarah Dean is a graduate from Creighton University’s MS in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution program. She has experience in online education, international nonprofit coordination, and social media strategy. Her regional expertise is South Asian cultures and languages with a proficiency in Hindi.


Sarah has worked with several international nonprofit organizations to design and implement their social media strategies, promoting their mission and engaging followers.

  • World Affairs Challenge
  • Faith Alive Foundation – Nigeria

Her background in India, international affairs, and conflict resolution has allowed her to collaborate with Dr. Cain for over three years, most recently on a project to integrate negotiation and conflict resolution practices with the intercultural competencies.   In addition, she has increased cultural awareness through Indian dance performance and workshops.


  • MS in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution from Creighton University, focus on International Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
  • BA in International Affairs, focus on South Asian cultures and languages. International Development Study Abroad program in Jaipur, India.