Jeong Hoon Choi

Assistant Professor

Office: WSTC 405C   |    Phone: (308) 865-8478   |    Email: choijh3@unk.edu

Jeong Hoon Choi

Education

PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2011.
Major: Supply Chain & Operations Management
Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Management Information Systems
Dissertation Title: An Empirical Investigation of Cost Efficiencies in the Health Care Industry 

MS, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2007.
Major: Supply Chain & Operations Management 

MBA, Seoul National University, 2006.
Major: Business Administration

BBA, Seoul National University, 2000.
Major: Business Administration

Professional Positions

Academic- Post- Secondary

Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska at Kearney. (2016 - Present).
The University of Akron. (2011 - 2016).
State University of New York at Buffalo. (2009 - 2010).

Professional/Managerial

Manager/Senior Manager, Optimum Management Consulting/ Strategy & Execution. (2004-2006)
Consultant, Accenture. (2000-2004)
Supply Room, HHD 94th MP Battalion, 8th MP Brigade, 8th Army. (1995-1997)

Professional Memberships

Member, American Production and Inventory Control Society. (2012 - Present).
Member, Association for Healthcare Resource & Material Management. (2010 - Present).
Member, Informs Korean Chapter. (2010 - Present).
Member, Production and Operations Management Society. (2010 - Present).
Member, Institute for Supply Management. (2009 - Present).
Member, The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences. (2009 - Present). 
Member, Decision Sciences Institute. (2008 - Present). 
Guest Editor, International Journal of Services Operations Management. (2015).
Guest Reviewer, Journal of Enterprise Information Management. (2014 - 2015).
Reviewer, Korean Society for Quality Management. (2013 - 2014).
Reviewer, DSI Conference. (2008 - 2011).


Research

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

Choi, J., Park, I., Jung, I., Dey, A. (2015). Complementary Effect of Patient Volume and Quality of Care on Hospital Cost Efficiency. Health Care Management Science (Forthcoming), published online on 04 December 2015, Spring Link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10729-015-9348-9

Choi, J., Oh, D. Measuring Efficiency in US Teaching Hospitals Associated with Quality Variables. International Journal of Business and Systems Research (Forthcoming), Accepted on Oct 8th, 2016.

Dey, A., Vijayaraman, B., Choi, J.2016. RFID in US Hospitals: An Exploratory Investigation of Technology Adoption. Management Research and Review, Vol. 39 Issue 4, pp 399-424.

Lin, W., Chuang, C., Choi, J. 2010. A Partial Adjustment Approach to Evaluating and Measuring the Business Value of Information Technology. International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 127, PP 158-172.

Papers Under Review

Choi, J., Suresh, N., Park, I. Considering the Baumol Effect in U.S. Hospitals. Healthcare Services Research.

Choi, J., Fortsch, S., Park, I.,  Jung, I. Efficiency of U.S. Hospitals between 2001 and 2011, submitted to Managerial and Decision Economics.

Choi, J., Suresh, N., Yook, K. Linking Green Purchasing Capabilities to Environmental and Economic Performance: The Moderating Role of Firm Size, submitted to Journal of Purchasing & Supply Management.

Park, I., Jung, I., Suresh, N., Choi, J. Market Competition and pricing strategies in retail supply chains, International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management. 

Conference Presentations

Choi, J., Suresh, N. Decision Science Institute Conference, "Cost Efficiencies, and Scope & Scale Economies of U.S. Hospitals," Tampa, FL. (November 2014).

Choi, J. Informs Conference, "Hospital cost Efficiency Measurement Associated with Quality," San Francisco, CA. (October 2013).

Choi, J. Informs Conference, "The Cost efficiency of hospitals in the United States between 1996 and 2011," San Francisco, CA. (October 2013).

Choi, J., Suresh, N. Decision Science Institute Conference, "The Cost efficiency of hospitals in the United States between 1996 and 2008," San Francisco, CA. (November 2012).

Choi, J. Decision Science Institute Conference, "Measuring cost efficiency of hospitals involving quality variables," San Francisco, CA. (November 2012).

Choi, J. Decision Science Institute Conference, "a partial adjustment to evaluating and measuring the business value of information technology: the case of dynamic and variable speed of adjustment," Boston, MA. (November 2011).

Choi, J. Decision Science Institute Conference, "The Cost efficiency of hospitals in the United States between 1996 and 2008," San Diego, CA. (November 2010).

Choi, J. Decision Science Institute Conference, "An empirical research on supply chain management in health care industry," Baltimore, MD. (November 2008).

Award, Scholarship & Honors

Advisor, LEAP Program Funding. (2015).
Advisor- Grand Prize, APICS Mid-Atlantic District Conference Student Case Competition. (2014).
Teaching with cases online: A Web-based Seminar, Harvard Business Publishing. (2014).
Advisor- First Place, APICS Mid-Atlantic District Conference Student Case Competition. (2013).
Full Scholarship, University of Buffalo. (2007).