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Keum Seok Kang

Keum Seok Kang

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, RB 206A
Miami, FL 33199

(305) 348-4548


  • PhD, Management
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
  • Master of Science, Industrial Engineering
    Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
  • Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering
    Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Areas of Expertise

  • Management of Software Development
  • Service Operations Management

Professional Activities

Dr. Kang has presented at major conferences including AOM, CIST, ICIS and INFORMS; has published in a number of the conference proceedings; won the Best Paper Award for his co-authored paper “Learning and Forgetting Curves in Software Development: Does Type of Knowledge Matter?” in the Proceedings from the LG CNS / KrAIS Workshop; and has submissions under review at premier academic journals.

For eight years prior to his doctoral studies, he worked for Samsung as a general manager and software development specialist.

Courses Taught

  • Application of Quantitative Methods in Business
  • Business Process Analysis
  • Electronic Commerce and Internet Business Applicat
  • Enterprise Information Systems
  • Management of Information Systems

Refereed Journal Articles

Kang, K., Altinkemer, K., & Hur, I. (2019). Mobile coupons delivery problem: Postponable online multi-constraint knapsack. DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS, 116.

Kang, K., Hahn, J., & Dec, P. (2017). Learning Effects of Domain, Technology, and Customer Knowledge in Information Systems Development: An Empirical Study. INFORMATION SYSTEMS RESEARCH, 28.

Kang, K., Shanthikumar, J. G., & Altinkemer, K. (2016). Postponable Acceptance and Assignment: A Stochastic Dynamic Programming Approach. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, 18(4).

Kang, K., & Hur, I. (2013). Differential and Depreciation Effects of Shared Experience: Evidence from Software Projects. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 46TH ANNUAL HAWAII INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SYSTEM SCIENCES.

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