Jung Young Lee

Associate Professor


Operations Management and Information Systems


  • Ph.D., Michigan State University, supply chain management
  • M.M.E., Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, management engineering
  • B.S., KAIST, industrial engineering


  • 2018 ASQ (American Society for Quality) Gryna Award
  • 2015 ASQ (American Society for Quality) Gryna Award

Teaching Areas

  • Supply chain management
  • Operations management
  • Data visualization

Research Interests

  • Supply chain management
  • Health care management
  • Knowledge management
  • Innovation


JY Lee, KL McFadden, MK Lee, CR Gowen III. US hospital culture profiles for better performance in patient safety, patient satisfaction, Six Sigma, and lean implementation. International Journal of Production Economics (2021). 234: 108047

JY Lee, KL McFadden, CR Gowen III. An exploratory analysis for Lean and Six Sigma implementation in hospitals: Together is better? Health Care Management Review (2018). 43 (3): 182-192

JY Lee, M Swink, T Pandejpong. Team diversity and manufacturing process innovation performance: The moderating role of technology maturity. International Journal of Production Research (2017). 55 (17): 4912-4930

JY Lee, M Swink, T Pandejpong. The roles of worker expertise, information sharing quality, and psychological safety in manufacturing process innovation: An intellectual capital perspective. Production and Operations Management (2011). 20 (4): 556-570

S Talluri, JY Lee. Optimal supply contract selection. International Journal of Production Research (2010). 48 (24): 7303-7320

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DeKalb, IL 60115

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