Min Jung Kim

Assistant Professor, Management & Marketing

Education

  • Ph. D., Marketing, Texas A&M University
  • M.Sc., Business Administration, Yonsei University, Korea
  • B. Sc., Urban Planning and Engineering, Yonsei University, Korea

Courses Taught

  • MKTG 201: Essentials of Marketing
  • MKTG 303: Marketing Research
  • MKTG 307: Consumer Behavior
  • MKTG 375: Assimilating the Internship Experience in Marketing
  • Research
    • Consumer Financial Decision Making
    • Logos in Business
  • Publications and Scholarly Activities

    Peer-Reviewed Journals/Proceedings/Presentations

    Min Jung Kim (in press), "Intend to Save and (Not) Committed: The Effect of the Goal Elaboration on Saving Bahavior and Committment," 2020 Academic Research Colloquium for Financial Planning and Related Disciplines.

    Min Jung Kim & Joon Ho Lim (2019). A comprehensive review on logo literature: research topics, findings, and future directions, Journal of Marketing Management, 35:13-14, 1291-1365.

    Min Jung Kim (2018), "Can(Can’t) Control, thus Try to Save (Earn): The Joint Effect of Perceived Control and Financial Deprivation on Financial Decisions," in NA - Advances in Consumer Research, Volume 46, eds.

    Woojin Choi, Min Jung Kim, Hyukjin Kwon, and Jiyun Kang (2018), "The Effect of Identity Abstractness on Information Processing Styles," in NA - Advances in Consumer Research, Volume 46, eds.

    Min Jung Kim (2017), “Gift Cards vs. Cash: The Effect of Money Perception on Asymmetric Preferences for Gift Cards between Gift Givers and Receivers,” in NA - Advances in Consumer Research, Volume 45, eds.

    Min Jung Kim, Haipeng (Allan) Chen, and Yanliu Huang (2015), "Two Different Paths, One Destination: How Money-Views and Self-Views Jointly Influence Saving Behavior", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 43, eds. Kristin Diehl and Carolyn Yoon, Duluth, MN: Association for Consumer Research, 592-593.

    Min Jung Kim and Haipeng (Allan) Chen (2014), "Two Different Paths to Savings: How Money Views and Self-Construals Influence Saving Behavior", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 42, eds. June Cotte and Stacy Wood, Duluth, MN: Association for Consumer Research, 791-791.

    Nenkov, Gergana Y., Kelly L. Haws, and Min Jung Kim (2014), “Fluency in Future Focus Optimizing Outcome Elaboration Strategies for Effective Self-Control,” Social Psychological and Personality Science, 769 – 76.

    Min Jung Kim and Haipeng (Allan) Chen (2012), "All Things Considered: When the Budgeting Process Promotes Consumers’ Savings", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 40, eds. Zeynep Gürhan-Canli, Cele Otnes, and Rui (Juliet) Zhu, Duluth, MN: Association for Consumer Research, 1106-1106.

    Gergana Nenkov, Kelly Haws, and Min Jung Kim (2011), "How Best to Think About the Future: Which Outcome Elaboration Strategies Help Control Desire? ", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 39, eds. Rohini Ahluwalia, Tanya L. Chartrand, and Rebecca K. Ratner, Duluth, MN: Association for Consumer Research, 40-41.

  • Professional Experience and Memberships
    • Association for Consumer Research
    • Society for Consumer Psychology
    • Society for Judgment and Decision Making
    • Mu Kappa Tau, National Marketing Honor Society
  • Honors, Awards, and Grants
    • Manhattan College Summer Research Grant, 2017
    • Outstanding Doctoral Student Teaching Award, Mays Business School
    • 31st Annual University of Houston Doctoral Symposium Fellow (Presenter)
    • 30th Annual University of Houston Doctoral Symposium Fellow (Discussant)
    • Association of Consumer Research Travel Grant to the Boulder Summer Conference
    • Mays Doctoral Fellowship
    • Texas A&M University Regent’s Fellowship
    • Yonsei Business School Graduate Student Fellowship