Dana Hamdan
  • Associate Dean of Students
  • Interim Director, Career Development Center
  • Director, Peer Advising Leaders (PAL) program


  • BA, Guilford College
  • MEd, University of North Carolina at Greenboro


Dana Hamdan serves as the associate dean of students at Oberlin College. In this role, she leads efforts in the Division of Student Life on matters related to student advising, leadership, engagement, and student support. Dana also oversees the International Student Resource Center, the Student Help and Resource Exchange (SHARE), and the Peer Advising Leaders (PALs) program that supports first-year cohort advising.

As interim director of the Career Development Center, Dana manages the ongoing development and implementation of programming and outreach initiatives in order to expand opportunities for Oberlin Students as they explore their potential career paths.