Kun Sun

A photo of Kun Sun
Titles and Organizations

Information Sciences and Technology
College of Engineering and Computing

Contact Information

Building: Research Hall
Room 417
Email: ksun3@gmu.edu
Phone: 703-993-1715

Personal Websites


Kun Sun is an associate 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 in 2006. Before joining Mason, he was an assistant professor at the  College of William and Mary. His research focuses on systems and network security. Sun has more than 15 years of working experience in both industry and academia, publishing over 100 conference and journal papers. His current research focuses on trustworthy computing environment, moving target defense, AI/ML security, smartphone security, software-defined networking, and software security.


  • PhD, Computer Science, North Carolina State University