Yusoon Kim

Assistant Professor
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Credentials: 
Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (W.P. Carey School of Business)
M.E. in Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
M.S.E. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
B.E., Korea University, Seoul, S. Korea

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At OSU
Affiliated with: 
College of Business
Research/Career Interests: 

Dr. Yusoon Kim is an Assistant Professor of Supply Chain and Operations Management in the College of Business at Oregon State University, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Operations Management and Supply Chain/Logistics Management Strategies. 

Dr. Kim's primary research areas include buyer-supplier relationship; supply network dynamics, risks, disruptions, and resilience; applications of social network, complexity, systems, and embeddedness perspectives to supply networks. His research has been published or is forthcoming in the Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Supply Chain Management, and International Journal of Operations and Production Management.

 

 

 

Courses Taught: 
  • BA 457 Supply Chain Strategies (Winter 12)
  • BA 357 Operations Management (Spring 12)
  • SCM 455 Research and Negotiation (Fall 08)
  • SCM 300 Global Supply Operations (Summer 09)
  • SCM 301 Operations Management (Fall 09)
  • LOGT 4232 International Logistics (Summer 11, Fall 11)
  • LOGT 7432 Logistics/SCM Fundamentals and Strategy (Spring 11)
  • LOGT 3232 Business Logistics (Fall 10, Spring 11, Summer 11)
Beyond OSU
Employment: 

2011-present, Assistant Professor, Oregon State University, College of Business, Corvallis, OR

2010-2011, Assistant Professor, Georgia Southern University, College of Business  Administration, Department of Management, Marketing, and Logistics, Statesboro, GA

2005-2010, Research/Teaching Associate, Arizona State University, W. P. Carey School of Business, Department of Supply Chain Management, Tempe, AZ

2005-2007. Research Associate, CAPS Research, Tempe, AZ

2007-2009, Instructor, Arizona State University, W. P. Carey School of Business, Department of Supply Chain Management, Tempe, AZ

2000-2004, Graduate Student Research Assistant, Engineering Research Center for Reconfigurable Machining Systems; Graduate Student Instructor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Professional Affiliations: 
  • Decision Sciences Institute (DSI)
  • Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  • Production and Operations Management Society (POMS)
  • Academy of Management (AOM)
  • Institute for Supply Management (ISM)
  • Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP)
Honors and Awards: 
  • College of Business Administration/Management, Marketing, and Logistics Department Research Award in the amount of $6,500 from Georgia Southern University, 2011.
  • First Prize Winner ($12,000), Doctoral Dissertation Grant Competition, Institute for Supply Management, 2009.
  • Doctoral Symposium, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, 2009.
  • Distinguished SCM Doctoral Fellowship, Arizona State University, 2008-09.
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society, Arizona State University, 2009.
  • Doctoral Consortium, Operations Management Division, Academy of Management, 2008.
  • Distinguished SCM Doctoral Fellowship, Arizona State University, 2007-08.
  • Doctoral Student Consortium, Decision Sciences Institute, 2007.
Service: 

Reviewer for Journal of Supply Chain Management, 2012-present.

Reviewer for Journal of Operations Management, 2010-present.

Ad-hoc reviewer for Journal of Operations Management, 2009-2010.

Ad hoc reviewer for International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 2009-present.

Student referee for selecting the 2008 Journal of Operations Management Best Paper Award.  It entailed reviewing 6 papers, rank-ordering them, and filing a 6-page report.

My Publications

Journal Articles


Y. Kim, Choi, T., and Skilton, P., Buyer-Supplier Embeddedness and Patterns of Innovation, International Journal of Operations & Production Management, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 318-345, 2015.

Presentations


Y. Kim, Relevance of Network Analysis in a Supply Chain Management Context to Research on Food, Energy, and Water Systems, Workshop on Innovation at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water Systems (INFEWS). Arizona State University, 2015.

Y. Kim, Extended Typology of Buyer-Supplier Relationships, Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute. Tampa, FL, 2014.

Y. Kim, Supply Network Disruption and Resilience, Production and Operations Management Society (POMS). Atlanta, GA, 2014.

Y. Kim, Yan, T., and Choi, T., Toward a Theory of Nexus Supplier, Production and Operations Management Society (POMS). Denver, CO, 2013.

Y. Kim and Choi, T., Structural Embeddedness and Supplier Management: A Network Perspective, Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute. Baltimore, MD, 2008.

Y. Kim, Supplier Relationship Paradoxes and Performance Implications, Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. Anaheim, CA, 2008.

Y. Kim and Choi, T., Missing Dimension in Buyer-Supplier Relationship Taxonomy, Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute. Phoenix, AZ, 2007.

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