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School of Labor and Employment Relations University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ki-Jung Kim

PhD Candidate

17 LER Building, 504 E. Armory Ave. Champaign, IL 61820

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Ph.D. Student in Human Resources & Industrial Relations, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, USA, 08/2017 – Present

MS in Management, Korea University, Seoul, South Korea, 02/2016

Thesis title: Trends of IR Research in Four Western Countries: Does Research Adapt to the Changing World of Work?

Thesis Committee: Dr. Dong-One Kim (Chair), Dr. Seungwoo Kwon, Dr. Kwanghyun Kim

BA in English Education, Minor in Business Administration, Hongik University, Seoul, South Korea, 02/2011

Research Interests

  • Technological Impacts on Work, Workers, and Workplaces
  • Balance between Worker Well-Being and Performance
  • Job Qualities
  • Organization Theory
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Data Science