Kun Sun

Mason IST professor Kun Sun
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Professor / Tenured

Contact Information

Campus: Fairfax
Building: Research Hall
Room 417
Phone: 703-993-1715

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Dr. Kun Sun is a professor in the Department of Information Sciences and Technology at George Mason University. He is the director of Sun Security Laboratory and the associate director of the Center for Secure Information Systems. He received his PhD in Computer Science from North Carolina State University. Dr. Sun has more than 15 years of working experience in both industry and academia, publishing over 130 conference and journal papers. His current research focuses on trustworthy computing environments, moving target defense, AI/ML security, smartphone security, software-defined networking, and software security. Dr. Sun was recognized by George Mason University with the Presidential Award for Faculty Excellence in Research in 2022.

ORCID: 0000-0003-4152-2107


  • PhD, Computer Science, North Carolina State University¬†