Linh Phu joined the Office of Residence Life in February 2018 as an Area Hall Director for Patterson and Ward Halls. She currently serves as an Area Hall Director for Rall and Geiger Halls as well as an Adviser to the Residence Hall Association (RHA).
She went to school at Illinois State University where she received her Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences. During her time at Illinois State, Linh discovered her passion for higher education and student affairs. After being involved in the Association of Residence Halls, Break Away, and other student organizations, she decided to change career paths and pursue a career in higher education. She completed her graduate work at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and received her Master's degree in Educational Administration with a specialization in student affairs. At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, she worked as a graduate assistant in multicultural programming, a graduate intern in student conduct, and teaching assistant for the College of Business in their First Year Seminar Course.