Sangkook Lee received the B.S. (magna cum laude) and M.S. degrees in Electronic Engineering from Sogang University, Seoul, Korea, in 2000 and 2002, respectively. He also received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo in 2004 and 2011, respectively.

He is an Assistant Professor in the School of Engineering, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. Prior to that, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). His research interests are in the areas of cooperative communications and networking, multi-antenna communications, cross-layer design and optimization, signal processing, 3G/4G cellular systems and networks, network performance analysis and cell planning, big data applications and technologies, and cognitive radio networking. He is a Senior Member of IEEE .