Sun Yeneng


B.S. (1983), University of Science and Technology of China

M.S. (1985), Ph.D (1989), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research interests

Mathematical economics, analysis and probability theory


Raffles Professor of Social Sciences, and Professor of Mathematics, National University of Singapore

Acting Head/Head (2008-2012), Department of Economics, National University of Singapore

Editorial and Advisory Positions

Member, Editorial Board of Economic Theory, Annals of Finance, and Journal of Logic and Analysis

Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Research Centre for Mathematical Modeling, Bielefeld University, Germany

Series Editor (2002-2004), IMS Lecture Notes Series, published by the World Scientific Publishing Corporation and Singapore University Press

Awards and Honors

A winner of the Outstanding University Researcher Award, National University of Singapore, 1998

The winner of the National Science Award in Singapore, 2000

Economic Theory Fellow, Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory, 2011

Selected Other Appointments

Member (2010 -2012), Management Board, Risk Management Institute, NUS

Member (2009-2012), Committee for MAS Professorship

Member (2002-2004), University Promotion and Tenure Committee

Deputy Head (2007-2008), Department of Economics

Head Search Committee in Mathematics (2011)

Head Search Committee in Economics (2005)

Chair (2006-2008), Search Committee, Department of Economics

Deputy Director of the university-level research institute (2001-2004), Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Deputy Director (2001-2002) and Associate Director (2000-2001) of the university-level research institute, Centre for Financial Engineering

Director (2009), Master Program in Quantitative Finance, Department of Mathematics

Director (2000-2001), Computational Finance Program, Department of Mathematics

Assistant Head (2006-2009, 2002-2004, July 2000-December 2001), Department of Mathematics

Chair (2006-2007, 2000-2001), Search Committee, Department of Mathematics

Conference/Workshop Organization

Served in the organizing/program committees of over twenty conferences/workshops as a member or co-chair

including the organization of the 10th SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics (as Co-Chair of the Program Committee and Chair of the Local Organizing Committee), held in Singapore in August 2012 (with about 240 speakers)

and the 2013 Asia Econometric Society Meeting (as Chair of the Local Organizing/Program Committees), to be held in Singapore in August 2013 (about 500 speakers expected)

List of publications

Yeneng Sun
Department of Economics
National University of Singapore
1 Arts Link
Singapore 117570
Republic of Singapore

Please e-mail me: ynsun at nus dot edu dot sg

(65) 6516-3994 (office)
(65) 6775-2646 (fax)