Prof. SUN Zhankun (孫占坤)

PhD - Statistics and Operations Research 
MSc - Statistics 
BE - Industrial Engineering 

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34428650

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes


Dr. Zhankun (Kevin) Sun is an Assistant Professor of Management Sciences in the College of Business, City University of Hong Kong. He holds a bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering from Tsinghua University, an M.Sc. and a Ph.D. in Statistics and Operations Research from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. He was an Eyes High postdoctoral fellow in the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, Canada. Dr. Sun's research interests are within the area of modeling, analysis, and control of stochastic systems. He is particularly interested in applications that arise from healthcare operations, such as emergency response management in the aftermath of mass-casualty events and patient flow management in hospital emergency departments.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Stochastic Modeling
  • Optimal Control
  • Healthcare Operations


  • Eyes High Postdoctoral Fellowship - Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
  • Excellence in Teaching Award - University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
  • Graduate Fellowship - Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute
  • George E. Nicholson Award - University of North Carolina Chapel Hill