Min Jung Kim

Assistant Professor

Management & Marketing


  • Ph. D., Marketing, Texas A&M University, 2015
  • Ph. D. Candidacy, Marketing, Yonsei University, Korea, 2008 (Coursework completed)
  • M.Sc., Business Administration, Yonsei University, Korea, 2005
  • B. Sc., Urban Planning and Engineering, Yonsei University, Korea, 2001

Courses Taught

  • MKTG 201: Essentials of Marketing
  • MKTG 307: Consumer Behavior
  • Research
    Consumer Financial Decision Making. Psychology of Money. Money vs. Time Perception.
  • Publications and Scholarly Activities


    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.

    Scholarly Activities

    Research presented at Association for Consumer Research Conference and Boulder Summer Conference on Consumer Financial Decision Making

  • Honors, Awards, and Grants

    Outstanding Doctoral Student Teaching Award, Mays Business School, 2014
    31st Annual University of Houston Doctoral Symposium Fellow (Presenter), 2013
    30th Annual University of Houston Doctoral Symposium Fellow (Discussant), 2012
    Association of Consumer Research Travel Grant to the Boulder Summer Conference, 2012
    Mays Doctoral Fellowship, 2009 - 2014
    Regent’s Fellowship, 2009 - 2014
    Yonsei Business School Graduate Student Fellowship, 2003-2008