Seta KabranianPh.D.

Seta Kabranian, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Practicum Coordinator, AAS Advisor
Dept. of Human Services
PSB 225A


  • Ph. D, Yerevan State University, Republic of Armenia
  • MA, Yerevan State University, Republic of Soviet Armenia
  • MFA, University of Alaska, Anchorage
  • Graduate Certificate, Advanced Human Service Systems
  • Certificate, NGO Management and Leadership


Seta Kabranian Melkonian was born in the Bekaa Valley of Lebanon in a family of intergenerational trauma survivors. As a result of the Armenian Genocide, her grandparents were deported from their homeland. Before moving to the U.S., she led a non-governmental organization to assist refugees, victims of war, and the neediest of the needy in Armenia and her birthplace Lebanon. Her interest remains to be migration due to war and social justice.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Human Services Practicum
  • Professional Communication in Human Service Practice
  • Writing Lab

Professional & Department Service

  • Human Services Practicum Coordinator
  • AAS Advisor