Lu Sun is a Research Associate focused on institutional research and strategic planning. Lu is responsible for data management, analytics development, and institutional analysis and reporting to support strategic planning and institutional assessment. Prior to working in this office, Lu was a data analyst in the Eberly College of Science and a programmer in the College of Information Sciences and Technology. Before joining Penn State, Lu was a software engineer at Teradyne, Inc.
Lu holds an M.S. in Materials Science from California Institute of Technology, an M.S. in Physics from Southern Illinois University, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Peking University.