Alp Sungu

Assistant Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania


Alp’s research uses field experiments and data-driven analytics methods to address policy questions in underserved societies. He is interested in studying and advancing data and technology-enabled interventions to alleviate global poverty.


Prior to starting his PhD, Alp has received his BSc degree in Industrial Engineering from Bilkent University.


In 2020, Alp was awarded the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development PhD Award, a prestigious recognition of cutting-edge research at the intersection of business and development. Learn more.