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Dr. Seock-Jin Hong is an Assistant Professor in the Marketing, Logistics and Operations Management Department. He joined the UNT faculty in 2005 to help grow the Professional Program in Aviation Logistics. Prior to joining UNT, Dr. Hong was a Professor at Kedge Business School in Bordeaux, France and was an Associate Professor at Incheon National University, Korea. Dr. Hong was a Research Associate at the air transport department of the Korea Transport Institute (KOTI) and an Assistant General Manager in Korean Airlines in Seoul. Dr. Hong has a Ph.D. degree from the University of Toulouse 1, France in addition to a Master degree (DEA) of Transport Economics from Ecole National des Ponts et Chausées in Paris, France. His research interests include air transport and cargo; supply chain and transport; risk managements; and lean management. His papers have appeared in various journals such as International Journal of Production Economics, Journal of Air Transport Management, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Sustainability, etc. He serves as a referee for International Journal of Production Economics, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation, Journal of Air Transport Management and etc.