Dr. KIM Keong Tae

PhD - Business Administration (University of Maryland) 
MS - Management Engineering (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) 
BS - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (Seoul National Unniversity) 


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Keongtae Kim is an assistant professor at Information Systems department of the College of Business in the City University of Hong Kong. His research interests include: 1) strategic impacts of IT-enabled platforms (e.g., crowdfunding/crowdsourcing) on entrepreneurial and innovation activities; 2) strategic management and the impact of IT resources such as IT investment and IT human capital. His research has appeared or will be appeared at Information Systems Research (ISR) and MIS Quarterly. He has a B.S. in Engineering from Seoul National University. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. from KAIST Business School and University of Maryland at College Park, respectively.





5/2007 - 5/2009

Junior Research Fellow

Samsung Research Institute of Finance

12/2005 - 5/2007

Actuarial Specialist

Korean Reinsurance Co.


Teaching Areas

  • Business Analytics & Intelligence
  • Introduction to Information Systems
  • E-business

Research Interests/Areas

  • IT-enabled Open Innovation (Crowdfunding/Crowdsourcing)
  • Transformational Role of IT in Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Impact of IT Resources
  • Applied Microeconometrics


  • Best Student Paper - 2013 INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology
  • Student Paper Competition Winner - 2013 TPRC Research Conference on Communication, Information, and Internet Policy
  • Best Paper Runner Up - 2012 Post-ICIS LG CNS/KrAIS Workshop