FACULTY
Kim, Jung-Ho

Kim, Jung-Ho

Kim, Jung-Ho

Professor
Ph.D., Harvard University (1990)
Strategic Management
#536 Int’l Studies Hall
junghkim@korea.ac.kr
02-3290-2400

 

Education

B.A. in Math-Economics w/ Honors (Wesleyan University, 1985)
M.A. in Business Economics (Harvard University, 1988)
Ph.D. in Business Economics (Harvard University, 1990)
(Dissertation Committee Chairman: Professor Richard Caves)

Employment

2002-present :
Professor of Strategic Management and International Business, Graduate School of International Studies, Korea University
2016-2016 :
Visiting Professor, College of International Relations, Ritsumeikan University (Japan)
2015-2015 :
Visiting Professor, East Asian Economy and Society Program, University of Vienna (Austria)
2008-2009 :
Visiting Scholar, Department of Economics, Wesleyan University (USA)
2001-2002 :
Visiting Scholar, Department of Economics, Harvard University (USA)
1997-2002 :
Associate Professor of Strategic Management, Graduate School of International Studies, Korea University
1995-1997 :
Assistant Professor of Strategic Management, Graduate School of International Studies, Korea University
1991-1995 :
Research Fellow, Industrial Policy Division, Head, (State Owned Enterprises) Management Consulting Team, Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (Government-sponsored Think Tank working closely with the Ministry of Commerce, Industry & Energy and the Economic Planning Board)

Major Fields of Research

Strategic Management, Industrial Organization, International Business
(with an Emphasis on Regional Clusters, and Creative Industries)

Teaching Subjects

Strategic Management, International Business, MNE Management
Managerial Economics, Business History
The U.S. Economy
Industrial Organization of Korea, Trade and Investment of Korea
Trust and Security in E-Commerce

Previous Posts

Dean, Graduate School of International Studies, Korea University (2005.12-2006.12)
Director, Office of International Affairs, Korea University (1999.5-2001.1)
Associate Dean, Graduate School of International Studies, Korea University (1996.12-1998.6)
President and CEO, Institute for Industrial Policy Studies (IPS), Seoul, Korea (2003.12-2005.5)
Director, Center for Regional Competitiveness, Institute for Industrial Policy Studies (IPS), Seoul, Korea (1997.2-present)

Honors

SukTop Award for Teaching Excellence 2011, 2012, 2013 (Korea University)
Book of the Year Award 1994 (KIET Press)
Book of the Year (Runner-Up) Award 1991 (KIET Press)
Full Merit Scholarship (awarded by Harvard University, 1985-1990)
Phi Beta Kappa (elected in the junior year of college)
Wilde Prize (awarded in Spring 1985 based on academic merit by Wesleyan University)
White Fellowship (awarded in 1984 and 1985 based on academic merit by Wesleyan University)
Korean Honor Scholarship (awarded in August 1983 by the Embassy of Korea in Washington, D.C., U.S.A.)
ARISTA (High School National Honors Society, elected 1982)

Professional Society Membership

Korean Strategic Management Society (on the Board of Directors)
Korean Academy of International Business (on the Board of Directors)
Korean Academic Society of Business Administration
Korean Economic Association
The Competitiveness Institute (TCI)