Prof. Hee-Woong Kim, PhD

Underwood Distinguished Professor
Graduate School of Information, Yonsei University

134 Shinchon, Seodaemun, Seoul 120-749, Korea

Tel: (82-2) 2123-4195

Email: kimhw@yonsei.ac.kr

 http://web.yonsei.ac.kr/dslab/prof.htm

 

 

EMPLOYMENT

Mar. 2009 - Present

Yonsei University, Graduate School of Information

(Associate Professor, Tenured)

Apr. 2002 - Feb. 2009

National University of Singapore, Department of Information Systems

(Assistant Professor)

Sep. 1999 - Mar. 2002

LG CNS, Entrue Consulting

(Senior IS Consultant)

May 1998 - Aug. 1999

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management

(Post-Doctoral Research Fellow)

 

EDUCATION

Doctor of Philosophy (Management Information Systems)

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Graduate School of Management

Master of Engineering (Management Information Systems)

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Department of Industrial Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Department of Industrial Engineering

 

ACADEMIC SERVICES

Yonsei University 
PI, BK21 Plus Project (2016 - 2020)

 Director, IT Policy & Strategy Research Center (2012 - 2015)

Journal
 Guest Associate Editor, MIS Quarterly (MISQ) (2013 - 2014)

 Editorial Board, Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS) (2011 - 2013)

 Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management (2011 - 2016)

Conference

Organizing Co-Chair, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), 2013

 Associate Editor, Academy of Management Annual Meeting, 2010

 Associate Editor, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2008, 2006

 Track Chair, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems 2015, 2012, 2009

 Program Committee, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), 2010, 2007, 2006

Reviewer

 MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of MIS, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, European
  Journal of IS, International Journal of EC, DSS, Information & Mgt.

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Social Media: Social media services, Social media marketing, Cyberbullying

Digital Business: Online customer behavior, Business models, Data analytics

IS Management: User resistance to change, IS infusion

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

JOURNAL PAPERS

Social Media & Digital Business

   Hee-Woong Kim, Atreyi Kankanhalli, and So-Hyun Lee,  Examining Gifting through Social Network Services: A Social Exchange Theory Perspective, Information Systems Research (ISR), 2016. (Conditional Acceptance) 

    So-Hyun Lee and Hee-Woong Kim, Why do people post benevolent and mailcious comments online?, Communnications of the ACM (CACM), 2015.

   Hee-Woong Kim, Hock Chuan Chan and Atreyi Kankanhalli, "What motivates people to purchase digital items on virtual community websites? The desire for online self-presentation," Information Systems Research (ISR), 23(4), December 2012, pp.1232-1245.

   Yunjie Xu, Hee-Woong Kim and Atreyi Kankanhalli, "Antecedents of sourcing frequency in task and social information seeking," Journal of Management Information Systems (JMIS), 27(3), Winter 2010-11, pp. 215-244.

   Yunjie Xu and Hee-Woong Kim, "Order effect and vendor inspection in online comparison shopping," Journal of Retailing, 84(4), December 2008, 477-486.

  Sumeet Gupta and Hee-Woong Kim, "Linking Structural Equation Modeling to Bayesian Testing: Decision Support for Customer Retention in Virtual Communities," European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR), 91(3), Nov 2008, 818-833.

   Hee-Woong Kim, Hock Chuan Chan and Sumeet Gupta, Value-Based Adoption of Mobile Internet Service: An empirical investigation, Decision Support Systems (DSS), 43(1), Feb 2007, pp. 111-126. [Ranked 2nd in the most cited DSS articles]

   Hee-Woong Kim, Yunjie Xu and Joon Koh, "A comparison of online trust building factors between potential customers and repeat customers," Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS), 5(10), October 2004, pp. 392-420.  
[The 5th most downloaded article in JAIS 2005]

IS Management

   Hee-Woong Kim and Sumeet Gupta, "A User Empowerment Approach to Information Systems Infusion," IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management61(4), Nov 2014, 656-668

   Hee-Woong Kim, "The effects of switching costs on user resistance to enterprise systems implementation," IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 58(3), Aug 2011, pp.471-482.

   Loo Geok Pee, Atreyi Kankanhalli and Hee-Woong Kim, "Knowledge sharing in information systems development: A social interdependence perspective," Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS), 11(10), Oct 2010, pp. 550-575.

   Hee-Woong Kim and Atreyi Kankanhalli, "Investigating User Resistance to Change in IS implementation," MIS Quarterly, 33(3), September 2009, pp. 567-582.

   Suparna Goswami, Hock Chuan Chan and Hee-Woong Kim, "The role of visualization tools in spreadsheet error correction from a cognitive fit perspective," Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS), 9(6), June 2008, 321-344.

   Hee-Woong Kim, Hock Chuan Chan and Yeepia Chan, "A balanced thinking-feelings model of information systems continuance," International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 65(6), 2007, pp. 511-525.

   Hock Chuan Chan, Hee-Woong Kim and Weai Chee Tan, "Information Systems Citation Patterns from International Conference on Information Systems Articles," Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), 57(9), 2006, 1263-1274.

 

CONFERENCE PAPERS

Social Media & Digital Business

    Sumeet Gupta, Vidushi Pandey, and Hee-Woong Kim, "Role of Social Media Usage and Social Capital in Citizen's Online Political Participation," International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Dublin Ireland, December 2016.  

    So-Hyun Lee, Hee-Woong Kim, and Eun-Young Cho, What Motivates People to Post Comments Online, Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), HCI/MIS Workshop, December 2014, Auckland New Zealand.

   Jung-Eun Son, Hee-Woong Kim and Yoon-Jung Jang, Investigating Factors Affecting Electronic Word-of-Mouth in the Open Market Context, Pacific-Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Hochiminh Vietnam, 2012.
[Second Runner-up Award]

   Raymond Zheng and Hee-Woong Kim, "Investigating knowledge contribution from the online identity perspective," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Montreal Canada, 2007.

   Yunjie Xu and Hee-Woong Kim, "Task Performance and Social Information Seeking," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Milwakee US, 2006.

   Hee-Woong Kim and Yunjie Xu, "Internet shopping: Is it a matter of perceived price or trust," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Washington DC, 2004, 831-842. (Nominated for Best Paper)

   Sumeet Gupta and Hee-Woong Kim, "Enhancing the commitment to virtual community: Belief and feeling based approach," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Washington DC, 2004, 101-114.

IS Management

   Hee-Woong Kim, "Managing user resistance to switch for open source software," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Saint Louis, Missouri US, Dec 2010.

   Ee Hong Ng and Hee-Woong Kim, Investigating information systems infusion and the moderating role of habit: A user empowerment perspective, Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Pheonix US, Dec 2009.

   Hock Chuan Chan and Hee-Woong Kim, "An alternative mechanism for the cognitive fit theory in spreadsheet analysis," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Montreal Canada, 2007.

   Suparna, Hock Chuan Chan and Hee-Woong Kim, "Spreadsheet Error Correction using an Activity Framework and a Cognitive Fit Perspective," International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Milwakee US, 2006.

   Hee-Woong Kim, Hock-Chan Chuan, Yee Pia Chan and Sumeet Gupta, "Understanding the balanced effects of belief and feeling on information systems continuance," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Washington DC, 2004, 297-310.

   Hee-Woong Kim, Gil-Hyung Lee and Shan-Ling Pan, "Exploring the Critical Success Factors for Customer Relationship Management Systems," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Barcelona Spain, 2002. 1-6.

   Hee-Woong Kim, "Enhancement of organizational performance using dynamic process modeling," Internaional Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Doctoral Consortium, Atlanta Georgia, 1997.


TEACHING

   Service Systems and Management

   System Dynamics for Management

   Digital Business Models

   Information Systems Consulting

   Information Systems Research

 

PROJECTS

Academic Projects

   Korea Research Foundation, Social Science Korea (SSK), 12.09 ~ 15.08

   Korea Research Foundation, Techno Change Management, 10.06 ~ 12.05

   Korea Research Foundation, Extended Use of IS, 09.07 ~ 10.06

   Yonsei University, Mobile Internet Service Usage Model, 09.05 ~ 10.05

   National University of Singapore, Investigating Information Systems Infusion, Mar 2008 - Feb 2009

   National University of Singapore, Retaining customers and generating price premium in electronic markets, Sep 2005 - Aug 2008

   National University of Singapore, Exploring the mechanism leading to the success of electronic, Aug 2003 - July 2006   

   National University of Singapore, Exploring the associated factors with customer relationship management systems success, July 2002 - June 2004

   Center for Coordination Science (Center for Coordination Science), MIT, " Inventing Organizations: Process Handbook Application,"
1998/5 - 1999/8/2

   National Science Foundation (U.S.), "Process Interchange Format," 1998/11 - 1999/2

   Korea Science & Engineering Foundation, "Business process redesign and performance evaluation with dynamic modeling," 1995/3 - 1997/2 

 

Industry Seminar

   Booyung Construction Company, Knowledgement Management for Construction Business, 2012.

   Tecity Financial Group, System Dynamics for Decision Making in Investment Market, Sep 2007

   Singapore Defense Science and Technology (DSTA), System Dynamics for National Defense, June 2007.