Sean Blackburn Education: Queens College, City University of New York Location: Long Island, New York Expertise: Sociology, Health Experience Sean graduated with a degree in sociology and moved to Southeast Asia with his wife to work in field research. Sean spent more than two years conducting research and working with vulnerable, trafficked, and exploited people. He has over 6 years of experience working in nonfiction publishing, research, and data analytics. Education Sean earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Queens College in New York. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.