Trung Nguyen joined the Athletic Department as an Assistant Academic Counselor in August 2013. His responsibilities involve working as a mentor to student-athletes, assisting with the tutorial program and monitoring study halls.
Nguyen graduated from Nebraska in 2009 with a bachelor's degree in plant protection sciences.
Nguyen has worked in the UNL Extension for several years, giving presentations to the public about certain agronomic subjects.
Nguyen was born in Vietnam, but he has been living in Lincoln for nearly 14 years.