Areas of Expertise
Modeling, Operations Management, and Data Analytics.
Supplier Dependence, Supply Chain Networks, Disaster Management, and Innovation.
Ph.D. Operations Management, Carleton University, Canada
Dong-Young Kim is a Coggin Endowed Strategic Professor and Associate Professor of Operations Management and Quantitative Methods in the Coggin College of Business at the University of North Florida. Dr. Kim received his Ph.D. in Operations Management from the Sprott School of Business at Carleton University in Canada. Prior to pursuing his PhD, he worked for six years at the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute. He teaches quantitative analysis and modeling courses, including mathematical modeling, operations management, and process efficiency at the undergraduate and graduate levels. He is a Certified Tableau Desktop Specialist, Certified Quality Process Analyst, and Certified Online Instructor. His current research focuses on supplier dependence, supply chain networks, disaster management, and innovation. His work has appeared in Journal of Operations Management, International Journal of Production Research, Operations Management Research, Supply Chain Management: an International Journal, Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, and Journal of Risk Research, among others. He is a recipient of the Presidential Faculty Leader Award, the Earle C. Traynham Outstanding Faculty Scholarship Award, the High-Impact Research Article Award, the Kip Fellow Research Grant, the Outstanding Paper Award, and the Exemplary Teacher Award.
Presidential Faculty Leader Award for Teaching and Research, University of North Florida, 2018-2020.
Faculty Development Scholarship Grant, University of North Florida, 2019.
Runner-up (2nd place), Jack Meredith Best Paper Award, Journal of Operations Management, 2017.
Finalist, Chan Hahn Best Paper Award, Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2017.
High-Impact Research Article Award, University of North Florida, 2017.
Earle C. Traynham Outstanding Faculty Scholarship Award, University of North Florida, 2017.
Outstanding Paper Award, International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, 2015.
Exemplary Researcher Award, University of North Florida, 2010 - 2015.
Exemplary Teacher Award, University of North Florida, 2010 - 2015.
Faculty Development Research Grant, University of North Florida, 2013.
Kip Fellow Research Grant, University of North Florida, 2011 - 2012.
Senate Medal for Outstanding Academic Achievement, Carleton University, 2010.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Doctoral Fellowship, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 2009.
Ontario Graduate Scholarship, Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, 2007.
Dean of Graduate Studies Academic Excellence Scholarship, Carleton University, 2007 - 2009.
Sprott Graduate Award in Business, Carleton University, 2006 - 2010.
Uma and Vinod Kumar Technology/Operations Management Merit Award, Carleton University, 2010.
Graduate Scholarship, Carleton University, 2007 - 2009.
Mr. and Mrs. F.C. Mital Scholarship, Carleton University, 2008.
David & Rachel Epstein Foundation Scholarship, Carleton University, 2007.
Publications & Presentations
Kim, D. and Zhu, P. (2018). Supplier Dependence and R&D Intensity: The Moderating Role of Network Centrality and Interconnectedness, Journal of Operations Management, 64 (1), 7-18.
Kim, D. (2014). Understanding Supplier Structural Embeddedness: A Social Network Perspective, Journal of Operations Management, 32 (5), 219-231.
Kim, D., Kumar, V. and Kumar, U. (2012). Relationship between Quality Management Practices and Innovation, Journal of Operations Management, 30 (4), 295-315.