Academic Profile : Faculty

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Prof Goh Kim Huat
Professor, College of Business (Nanyang Business School) - Division of Information Technology & Operations Management
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Kim Huat is the Academic Director for the Nanyang MBA program and Senior Editor for the Journal of the Association for Information Systems. He received his Ph.D. in business administration with a specialization in economics and information systems from the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

His research interests using analytics and economic theories to model human behaviour in healthcare and technology-mediated settings and evaluating health systems implementation. He has worked with various organizations such as the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (United States), Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, National University Health System, Rockwell Automation, Telenor (Norway), and Singapore Exchange in executive training, research, and business analytics related projects. Since 2018, he has been the lead Principle Investigator for various competitive grants (e.g. SSRTG, MOE Tier 2, NRF) with a total amount exceeding S$3.5 million, and Co-investigator/ Co-PI for grants totaling S$9.5 million.

He has published in top Nature Index and Financial Times ranked journals such as Nature Communications, MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of Management Information Systems, Journal of Consumer Psychology, and Human Resource Management Journal. He was awarded the Research Excellence Award by NBS in 2013 and 2022, and ranked 16th globally in terms of research productivity from 2013 to 2015 by the Associate of Information Systems based on the number of publications in top information systems journals.

He teaches business analytics, trading analytics, and quantitative methods at the graduate and executive levels. NBS awarded him the Teaching Excellence Award in 2010, 2013, and 2016. He was also voted Teacher of the Year in 2015 & 2021 for the MSc (Marketing and Consumer Insight) graduate program, Teacher of the Year in 2023 for the MSc (Accountancy) and Nanyang Business School Teacher of the Year (Business) in 2016 & 2021. In 2017 and 2018, he won the University-wide Nanyang Education Award, and in 2018 he was conferred as a lifelong Fellow of NTU’s Teaching Excellence Academy. Kim Huat was the former Chair of the curriculum committee for the Business Analytics degree program at NBS and has earlier led and implemented the curriculum design for the new Business Analytics degree program at Nanyang Business School. He was previously the co-Chair of the NTU Senate (2020 to 2022).

More details can be found at:
Healthcare analytics, Economic Value of Information Technology Investment, Behavioral Economics & Information Goods Pricing, Consumer Behavior in Information Technology-mediated Environments, Electronic Markets Strategy
  • A Two-Phase AI Approach for Early Detection of Dementia
  • Artificial Intelligence in Augmenting Medical Information Dimensionality: The Future of Work in the Medical Profession
  • Assessing Cities: A SCoRE (Societal Comprehensive Reflective Estimate) Methodology
  • Digital Connectivity for Cancer Screening in Elderly Using Artificial Intelligence and Mobile Apps
  • Investigating the Impact of Evaluation by Artificial Intelligence on Users and Collaborators: Development of an AI Preparedness Framework and Assessment Tool
  • Trust in AI at Workplaces
Research Awards

– International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Copenhagen, 2022. Conference Best Short Paper, 2022. “A Social Science Approach Using Big Data for City Planning”.
– Research Excellence Award 2021 (Div of IT and Operations Mgt., Nanyang Business School)
– Best Paper Award for the Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology in 2020. “Opinion Convergence vs Polarization: Examining Opinion Distributions in Online Word-of-Mouth”
– Top 3 Conference Paper Award. Text Mining of Clinical Progress Notes to Predict Future Onset of Sepsis in Hospitalized Patients. Goh Kim Huat, Adrian Yeow Yong Kwang, Wang Le, Hermione Poh, Li Ke, Joannas Yeow Jie Lin, Gamaliel Tan Yu Heng. 15th International Conference on Rapid Response Systems and Medical Emergency Teams. 2019.
– 2016 Annual Best Published Paper Awarded by the Association of Information Systems (SIG – Health). For “Work Harder or Work Smarter? Information Technology and Resource Reallocation in Healthcare Processes”. MIS Quarterly, 39(4), 763-785.
– Best Conference Paper Runner Up for the OCIS division in the Academy of Management Meeting (2014), in Philadelphia, PA.
– Research Excellence Award 2013 (Div of IT and Operations Mgt., Nanyang Business School)
– Runner-up for Best Doctoral Research Paper, INFORMS CIST (2006)

Teaching Awards

- Teacher of the Year 2023 - MSc (Accountancy)
– Nanyang Business School Teacher of the Year 2021 (Business)
– Teacher of the Year 2021 – MSc (Marketing Science)
– Nanyang Education Award (College) 2018 | Life-long Fellow of NTU Teaching Excellence Academy
– Nanyang Education Award (Nanyang Business School) 2017
– Nanyang Business School Teacher of the Year 2016 (Business - Undergraduate)
– Teaching Excellence Award 2016 (Div of IT and Operations Mgt., Nanyang Business School)
– Teacher of the Year 2015 – MSc (Marketing and Consumer Insight) graduate program
– Teaching Excellence Award 2013 (Div of IT and Operations Mgt., Nanyang Business School)
– Teaching Excellence Award 2010 (Div of IT and Operations Mgt., Nanyang Business School)