Sean M. Horan Ph.D.

Sean M. Horan, Ph.D. received his doctorate in Communication Studies from West Virginia University. His research tends to focus upon two theories: Work-Life Border and Affection Exchange. With these theories, then, his main areas of research entail exploring implications and management of workplace romance as well as risks of affectionate communication (e.g., deception, STIs).  

Sean and his research are frequently found in national and international media. He has been interviewed by the Associated Press (picked up by ABCNews.com, Washington Post, and Houston Chronicle, among others), the Wall Street Journal, and the New York Daily News. His research has been featured in various outlets including ABC News Radio, The Mumbai Mirror, The Times of India, Yahoo India, Quo! (Spain & Mexico), Fox News, Men's Health, Indian Express, and the Chicago Sun-Times.  

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