Keehyung Kim

Assistant Professor, Emerging Technologies

Office: HH-386C

Keehyung Kim

Contact: (519)888-4567



Keehyung is an Assistant Professor at the School of Accounting and Finance, University of Waterloo. Prior to joining the University of Waterloo, he was on the faculty of the CUHK Business School, Chinese University of Hong Kong. His research draws from disciplines of economics, psychology, and machine learning to shed light on decision-making behaviors in online platforms as well as consumer marketplaces. His work has been published in a variety of outlets including Management Science, Journal of Management Information Systems, Production and Operations Management. In terms of teaching, he has taught big data management & analytics, business information systems, and programming in Java & Python for the past years. He has won a number of teaching awards at the CUHK Business School and the Wisconsin School of Business.


  • PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MS, Seoul National University

Selected publications

Jialu Liu and Keehyung Kim (2023), "Designing Contests for Data Science Competitions: Number of Stages and Prize Structures," Production and Operations Management. (forthcoming; equal contribution)

Kevin Chung, Keehyung Kim, and Noah Lim (2020), "Social Structures and Reputation in Expert Review Systems," Management Science, 66 (7), 3249-3276. (equal contribution)

Jinghui (Jove) Hou, Keehyung Kim, Xiao Ma, and Sung S. Kim (2019), "Disrupting Unwanted Habits in Online Gambling Through Information Technology," Journal of Management Information Systems, 36 (4), 1213-1247. (equal contribution)

Keehyung Kim, Kevin Chung, and Noah Lim (2019), "Third-Party Reviews and Quality Provision," Management Science, 65 (6), 2695-2716. (equal contribution)

Selected grants

General Research Fund, Hong Kong Research Grants Council, 2021 - 2022.

Professional Allowance for Teaching Excellence, CUHK Business School, 2019.

BRITE Lab Research Grant, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013 - 2015.

Teaching awards

Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, CUHK Business School (for 2017-18)

Faculty Teaching Merit Award, CUHK Business School (for 2021-22; 2020-21; 2019-20; 2018-19; 2017-18; 2016-17)

Distinguished Teaching Award, Wisconsin School of Business (for 2014-15; 2013-14)