Meet Our New Employee, Joy Vu

Joy Vu 

IT Business Research Analyst


What degree do you hold? 

Master’s Degree in Human Resource Management – Marshall University
Bachelor’s Degree in Banking and Finance – Foreign Trade University (Vietnam)

Describe your role in MUIT in 10 words for less:

My job duty is to perform information technology business analysis, and total cost of ownership assessment for all IT Division functions on a continuous basis.

Favorite thing about working in IT or at MU:

I am an MU alumnus so it’s like coming back home for me to work at MU and MUIT as well. Also, my manager and coworkers are super friendly and supportive, I believe that I will have a great time here working at MUIT.

Favorite Restaurant in Huntington/Charleston area:

It is absolutely DP Dough as I love their chicken wings!

Favorite Vacay Spot:

Hawaii – it’s in my bucket list and will plan to visit it next year.

Who inspires you?:

My Dad – he was a soldier and I have learned a lot from him which helps form my personalities as I am today.

Currently Watching/Binging:

The 70’s show on Netflix

Something you can’t live without?:

Travel – I love it!!

Most adventurous thing you’ve done?:

Hiking! I hike like 2-4 times a month and always challenge myself with different trails. I hiked in states like California, Grand Canyon in Arizona, Utah, West Virginia, Seattle – WA, Virginia and more states will be listed in my list!


Dancing, hiking, running, doing yoga, and swimming

Coolest thing you’re currently working on? 

I have a blog sharing about my travel experience and I’m editing a video about my most current trips to NYC-Boston and national parks in WV and Virginia to see fall foliage.