Kate Dawson

Study Abroad Advisor

Office: Candler Library, Suite 200

Phone: 404-727-7884

Email: kate.dawson@emory.edu


  • MS, International Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  • BA, Spanish & Latin American and Caribbean Studies, University of Georgia, Athens, GA


Kate has worked in the field of international education since 2008 for both Georgia State University and two study abroad program providers.  Kate has led student groups abroad to Turkey, Ireland, and Spain, and faculty and staff groups to Cuba and Argentina.  Currently, as Summer Programs Coordinator she works with Emory summer programs, Emory independent travelers, summer scholarship programs, and coordinates non-Emory study abroad program petitions. 

Kate graduated from the University of Georgia with a double-major in Spanish and Latin American and Caribbean Studies with a concentration in Portuguese.  She holds an M.S. in International Affairs from Georgia Tech.  Kate had the opportunity to study abroad twice while a student at the University of Georgia in Cádiz, Spain and Niterói, Brazil.