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Sunghwan Byun

Director of Educational Research


Assistant Professor of Mathematics Educations (STEM Ed)


Sunghwan Byun is the Director of Educational Research at the Data Science Academy (DSA). He facilitates educational research programs to inform the Data Science Academy at all levels, including DSA courses, DSA instructor development, and K-12 outreach efforts. Sunghwan’s
research focuses on classroom discourse and identity development, and his work aims to support data science educators in facilitating productive and equitable learning opportunities for students with historically marginalized backgrounds.


Ph.D. Mathematics Education Michigan State University 2021

M.S. Statistics Michigan State University 2020

M.S. Mathematics Education Orgon State University 2008

B.S. Mathematics Education Kyungpook National University 2007

Area(s) of Expertise

Classroom Discourse
Teacher Education