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Jeong Hoon Choi, Ph.D.

Jeong Hoon Choi, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Management
Office: CBA 333
Phone: (330) 972-5802
Email: jhchoi@uakron.edu


Education

  • Ph.D. in Supply Chain & Operations Management, The State University of New York at Buffalo, September 2011.
  • M.S. in Supply Chain & Operations Management, The State University of New York at Buffalo, 2007.
  • M.B.A., Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 2006.
  • B.B.A., Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 2000.

Biography

Professional & Academic Experience

Academic Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, The University of Akron, College of Business Administration, Akron, OH (2011 – Present)
  • Instructor, MGO 302 Operations Management, Summer 2009, School of Management, The State University of New York at Buffalo.

Business Experience:

  • Optimum Management Consulting / Strategy & Execution (2004 to 2006).
  • Accenture (Formerly known as the Andersen Consulting), Seoul Office (2000 to 2004).

Academic and Business Affiliations:

  • Decision Sciences Institute (DSI).
  • The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS).
  • Institute for Supply Management (ISM).
  • The Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM).

Research Interests

  • Strategic Sourcing and its impact on supply chain performance.
  • Supply chain design and its relation to system reliability.
  • Supply chain disruption risk - antecedents and mitigation factors for disruptions.
  • Productivity Theories.
  • Health care operations.


Research Accomplishments

Refereed Journal Articles:

  • Winston T. Lin, Chia-Hung Chuang, Jeong Hoon Choi, "A partial adjustment approach to evaluating and measuring the business value of information technology," International Journal of Production Economics (2010), 127,pp. 158-172.

Papers in Progress:

  • Jeong Hoon Choi and Nallan Suresh, "The cost efficiency of hospitals in the United States between 1996 and 2008".
  • Jeong Hoon Choi and Nallan Suresh, "Data Envelopment Analysis on efficiencies in the health care industry".
  • Jeong Hoon Choi and Nallan Suresh, "Empirical research on strategic purchasing in the health care industry".
  • Natalie Simpson and Jeong Hoon Choi, "Improved Heuristic Methods for Multiple-Stage Production Planning using reverse-NIPPA (Non-sequential Incremental Part Period Algorithm)"
  • Winston T. Lin, Jeong Hoon Choi, Chia-Hung Chuang, "A partial adjustment to evaluating and measuring the business value of information technology: the case of approach dynamic and variable speed adjustment

Conference Presentations & Activities:

  • "An empirical research on supply chain management in health care industry", Decision Science Institute Conference, Baltimore, MD, 2008.
  • "The cost efficiency of hospitals in the United States between 1996 and 2008", Decision Science Institute Conference, San Diego, CA, 2010.
  • "A partial adjustment to evaluating and measuring the business value of information technology: the case of dynamic and variable speed of adjustment", Decision Science Institute Conference, Boston, MA, Nov 2011.

Awards

  • Invited to New Faculty Development Consortium, Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) Annual Conference, MA, 2011
  • Invited to Doctoral Student Consortium, Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) Annual Conference, San Diego, 2010
  • Reviewer for DSI Conference Submissions (2010-2011)
  • Full Scholarship from School of Management at University at Buffalo (Fall 2007-Spring 2011)