Sean Gallagher | Executive Director of the Center for the Future of Higher Education and Talent Strategy, Northeastern University
Current Position and Past Experience
Sean Gallagher is the Executive Director of the Center for the Future of Higher Education and Talent Strategy, a position he has held since 2017. Gallagher has been with Northeastern since 2009, when he joined as Chief Strategy Officer of the Northeastern University Global Network.
Prior to that, Gallagher worked as a Senior Strategist and Market Development Officer for Northeastern University. He played a pivotal role in the development and launch of Northeastern’s graduate campuses in Charlotte and Seattle as well as the creation of several innovative experiential and online programs.
Gallagher has written on graduate degrees, online learning and off-campus growth. His work has appeared in Forbes, Continuing Higher Education Review and EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research.
Education, Honors and Achievements
Gallagher received his B.S. from Northeastern University and graduated from the MBA program at New York Institute of Technology-Old Westbury in 2005. Gallagher returned to Northeastern University and completed his Ed.D in 2014.