Sangeun Lee

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Sangeun Lee

Sangeun Lee is a graduate research associate for the Center on Education and Training for Employment (CETE), working with the Equity, Engagement, and Evaluation program. She will be conducting literature reviews and assisting in forming a support team and a cadre of multilingual mental health service providers to enhance resources for English Learners and their families.

Sangeun is a PhD student in Counselor Education at the Ohio State University. She received her Master’s degree in Counseling from Korea University and worked as a research assistant of projects on burnout and stress of adolescents and emerging adults. She has published several articles in counseling and psychology journals. She also worked as a counselor at Korea University and a Youth Counseling and Welfare Center in Seoul. Building upon her counseling and research experiences, Sangeun has found her passion for the social-emotional learning of youths, especially emotion regulation, and cultural differences. Her goal as a researcher is to inform culturally responsive counseling interventions by investigating ways to improve social-emotional learning while considering cultural and individual differences.

Sangeun is originally from Seoul, South Korea and enjoys jigsaw puzzles and going to an aquarium.