Lynn Allopenna was hired in March of 2013 as the Administrative Director for the Institute
for Advanced Computational Science. She has worked at Stony Brook University since
2005. Her position for the previous two years was as Assistant Dean for Postdoctoral
Affairs. Before becoming Assistant Dean, Lynn worked as the Assistant to the Chair
in the Materials Science & Engineering Department. Prior to her initial hire at SBU
Lynn worked as an executive editor at Times Beacon Record Newspapers and as an administrator
at Crown Publishing as well as at Bank Street College of Education in Manhattan.