Chief Operating Officer
Dr. LU Chun received his BA in mechanics from Peking University in 1984, MA from the Beijing Institute of Technology in 1987 and PhD from the National University of Singapore in 1991. He worked as a Senior/Principal Engineer in the Chartered Industry Singapore from 1994 to 1997, and then joined the Institute of High Performance Computing in 1997, where he worked as a Senior Research Scientist and Program Director of the Division of Large-scale Complex Systems. Dr. LU was adjunct professor at the National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University. He joined King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in 2008, as Director of East Asia Strategic Initiatives, and later Director of International Programs.
Since 2015, Dr. LU serves as the member of the University's Administrative Meeting, Chief Operating Officer, and the Chair Professor at Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering Department of SUSTech. Since April 2018 he has served as the Vice President of SUSTech.