Sun-young Whang joined the MIS PhD program in Fall 2018. She earned her bachelor's degree in Economics and her Master of International Studies degree in International Trade and Finance from the Graduate School of International Studies, both from Yonsei University in South Korea. Before joining the PhD Program, she created and operated the KUBS Worldwide Business Research Rankings at the Center for Business Research Analytics of Korea University Business School. She also has experience running KOICA government training programs on LDC's economic development at a private research and consulting institute. Her current research interests include enhancement of workplace performance and efficiency through strategic introduction of IT.