Yao Sun is broadly interested in political communication and network science.
Sun received her B.A. in International Studies with a minor in Economics from Emory University. She was an undergraduate research fellow in political communication at Emory's Center for the Study of Law, Politics, and Economics. Before joining Annenberg, Sun was a researcher in international affairs at The Carter Center and in economic policy at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research.
Yao Sun is a first-year doctoral student at the Annenberg School for Communication.