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College of Business Administration

College of Business Administration

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1001 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

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2019 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

Myung Kyo (M.K.) Kim

Assistant ProfessorKim Web
Department of Management
Office:3058 Business Building
Mailing Address:3091 Business Building
1301 Lovers Lane 
Manhattan, KS 66506

Research Goals

M.K. Kim’s research interests broadly lie in data-driven managerial decision making in the areas of supply chains, interfirm networks, and strategic sourcing. Through this research agenda, he specifically aims to better understand the inter-organizational and interpersonal dynamics of multiple supply network entities and their impact on firm- and network-level performance outcome.

Current Research & Consulting Projects

  • Sourcing excellence for acquiring organizational capabilities
  • Strategic sourcing in multi-tier supply chains
  • Supply network design and architecture

Major Accomplishments

  • Published in Decision Sciences, International Journal of Production Research, among others
  • Awards: CBA Developing Scholar Award, President’s Faculty Development Award, Ralph E. Reitz Outstanding Teaching Award
  • Ad hoc reviewer: Decision Sciences, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, International Journal of Production Research, Production and Operations Management, among others.

Areas of Teaching

Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Decision Analytics, Procurement and Logistics 


Ph D, Michigan State University, 2013.
Major: Operations and Sourcing Management
Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Marketing 

MS, Seoul National University, 2008.
Major: Operations Management

BS, Hanyang University, 2005.
Major: Business Administration 

Office Hours

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