Maxwell School of Syracuse University
Class of 2015
Sean Comber is a graduate of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, where he earned a Master of Public Administration (MPA) and a Master of Arts in International Relations (MAIR). He aspires to work for the U.S. government in foreign policy.
During his graduate studies, Sean focused on international security and the Asia-Pacific region. He participated in a Summer 2014 internship at the U.S. Embassy in Manila, Philippines, where he worked in public affairs and researched the Philippine recovery from Typhoon Haiyan. Most recently, he interned at the U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM) with a focus on strategic assessments.
Prior to matriculating at the Maxwell School, Sean served as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer in the Philippines for 27 months. He is an alumnus of Boston College, where he earned a BA in International Studies, and is originally from Delmar, NY.