ISB Digital Summit 2014 - Indian School of Business
Professor Youngjin Yoo - Temple University

Professor Youngjin Yoo

WBS Distinguished Research Environment Professor,
Temple University
Professor Youngjin Yoo is the Director of Center for Design+Innovation at Temple University, where he is Professor in Management Information Systems and Strategy, and Irwin L. Gross Research Fellow. Prior to joining Temple University, he was the Lewis-Progressive Chair of Management at Case Western Reserve University. He is also leading the Urban Apps & Maps Studios, which is a university-wide interdisciplinary research and development program for urban civic innovations. His research interests include: digital innovation, design, and experiential computing.

His work was published at leading academic journals such as MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Organization Science, the Communications of the ACM, and the Academy of Management Journal. He is Senior Editor of MIS Quarterly, the Journal of AIS, and the Journal of Information Technology, and is on the editorial boards of Organization Science, Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems, and Information and Organization. He was a former senior editor of the Journal of Strategic Information Systems and an associate editor of Information Systems Research and Management Science.

He received over $3.5 million in research grant and has worked with leading companies including Samsung Electronics, American Greetings, Bendix, Moen, Intel, Andersen Consulting, IDEO, Gehry and Partners, Lotus, NASA, Parker Hannifin, and Poly One, among others. He is also an adjunct professor at Warwick Business School, UK and is a visiting faculty member at the Indian Business School.