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Young Jin  Bahng

Name :

Young Jin Bahng

Title :

Assistant Professor, FDM

Unit :

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

Address :

2515 Campus Road
                    Honolulu, HI 96822

Room :

Miller Hall 201C

Phone :

(808)956-2237

Fax :

(808)956-2241

E-mail :

yb7@hawaii.edu

Professional Prep/Appointments :


Ph.D. – Apparel Business, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

 



Projects :


Female entrepreneurs' managerial performance and well-being
Developing retail buying models and comparing across nations-Hatch project
Retail service quality for consumers with disabilities - Seed project


Courses Taught:


FDM 221 Textiles
FDM 471 International Apparel Trade Issues
FDM 437 Small Business Start-Up
AHRM 2264 Introduction to the Fashion Industry (Virginia Tech)
FCS 217 Textiles 1 (Lecture and Lab; Indiana State Unversity)


Research Interests :


  • Retail buying behavior and assortment planning strategies
  • Market segmentation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Global fashion industry


Papers in peer-reviewed journals

Bahng, Y., Kincade, D. H., & Rogers, F. T. (2018). Assortment planning for retail buying, retail store operations, and firm performance. Journal of Distribution Science, 16(8), 15-27.

(International academic journal based in Korea Distribution Science Association: KODISA, the largest academic retail/distribution scholarly association in Korea; the largest social science journal in Korea; the highest level in Humanities and Social Sciences in Korea, indexed in SCOPUS, DOAJ, KCI, GIF, COAJ, KOAJ, ISSN 1738-3110 print / ISSN 2093-7717 online)

Bahng, Y., & Reilly, A. (2018). Comparison of Design Preferences in the Hawaiian Shirt   

       and Current Market. Fashion and Textile Research Journal, 20(4), 1-10.

(International/Korean academic journal supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies Grant funded by MEST since 1998; highest level in Humanities and Social Sciences in Korea, indexed in KCI, ISSN 1229 – 2060 print / ISSN 2287-5743 online)

Bahng, Y. (2018). Consideration of assortment decision criteria: men’s wear vs.

women’s wear and male vs. female retail buyers. International Journal of Industrial Distribution and Business, 9(7), 7-18.

(International/Korean academic journal published by Korea Distribution Science Association: KODISA, the largest academic retail/distribution scholarly association in Korea; highest level in Humanities and Social Sciences in Korea, indexed in KCI,GIF, and Crossref)

 


Bahng, Y.,
Yang, J-H., & Reilly, A. (2016). A qualitative approach to understanding Hawaiian apparel manufacturers’ exports: Strategic marketing resources, dynamic capabilities, and export barriers. International Journal of Export Marketing. 1(1), 96-113.

 

Bahng, Y., Cristi-Kim, M., & Lin, S. (2015, Summer). Retail buying strategies of Hawai’i apparel retailers. Journal of Business Leadership, 1, 35-50.

            (Official journal of the American National Business Hall of Fame (ANBHF), ISSN 2164 - 4454: online, ISSN 2164 - 4462: print)

            *Best paper award in tracking Case Studies in Finance, Operations, Business Law, and Marketing, ABEAI Conference, Maui, HI.

Bahng, Y., & Choi, S. (2015, February). Korean women’s apparel firms’ product planning strategies to survive the effect of recession and fast-fashion. Journal of Korea Design Forum, 46, 139-150.

            (Korean academic journal registered in National Research Foundation of Korea since 2007: the highest level in Humanities and Social Sciences in Korea, ISSN 2233 - 9205)

Bahng, Y., & Kincade, D. H. (2014). Retail buyer segmentation based on the use of assortment decision factors. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 21(4), 643-652.

      (Impact factors: SNIP 2014: 1.249, SJR 2014: 0.657, SJR Marketing: Q2)

Bahng, Y., Kincade, D. H., & Yang, J. (2013). U.S. college students’ apparel shopping orientation and brand/product preferences in the context of college major, Journal of Fashion Marketing Management, 17(3), 367-384.

      (Impact factors: SNIP 2013: 1.261, SJR 2013: 0.438, SJR Marketing: Q2, SJR Business and International Management: Q2)

Bahng, Y., & Kincade, D. H. (2012). The relationship between temperature and sales: Sales data analysis of a retailer of branded women’s business wear, International Journal of Retail and Distribution management, 40(6), 410-426.

     (Impact factors: SNIP 2012: 1.081, SJR 2012: 0.626, SJR Marketing: Q2, SJR Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Managemnet: Q2)

*SJR Quartile: Q1 means highest values and Q4 lowest values

Committee/editor reviewed publications

Bahng, Y. & Kincade, D. H. (2013, Fall). Weather and consumer’s apparel behavior.

Mental Notes: Research, Knowledge, Health, Wellness.4, 24-27. 

(Research megazine with topics in psychology, behaviors, medicine, neuroscience and overall mental health published in Canada since 2007)



Languages :


English, Korean