Academic Profile

Dr Yuen is currently Assistant Professor and Programme Director of MSc (Maritime Studies) at School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He is also the recipient of the Inauguration Grant 2019, an award under the Singapore Teaching and Academic Research Talent Scheme.

Currently, he is serving as Associate Editor at Frontiers in Marine Science (SCI), Maritime Policy & Management (SSCI) and Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics (ESCI), and Editorial Advisory Board Member at International Journal of Quality and Service Sciences (ESCI), Transportation Research: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Scopus) as well as Continuity & Resilience Review. His research interests include maritime studies, supply chain management and logistics, marine policies and management, sustainability, corporate social responsibility, last-mile delivery, shared transport and economy, and technology innovation management.

His research is mainly published in maritime, logistics, technology, health, sustainability, ocean environment and management journals. Some notable ones include Computers in Human Behavior, Computers in Industry, Journal of Cleaner Production, Sustainable Cities and Society, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, International Journal of Production Economics, Marine Policy, Transport Policy, Transportation Research Part A, D, E & F, Technology Analysis and Strategic Management and Technology Forecasting and Social Change.

Achievements
Programme Director for MSc (Maritime Studies), NTU, 2020 - present
Associate Editor for Frontiers in Marine Science (SCI), Frontiers, 2021 – present
Associate Editor for Maritime Policy & Management (SSCI), Taylor & Francis, 2018 – present
Associate Editor for Asian Journal of Shipping & Logistics (ESCI), Elsevier, 2021 – present
Editorial Advisory Board Member for International Journal of Quality and Service Sciences (ESCI), Emerald Publishing, 2020 – present
Editorial Advisory Board Member for Continuity & Resilience Review, Emerald Publishing, 2020 – present
Editorial Advisory Board Member for Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives, Elsevier, 2018 – present
Singapore Inauguration Grant Award 2019, Singapore Teaching and Academic Research Talent Scheme
Guest Editor for Frontiers in Public Health (SSCI) on topic 'Technologies in Social Distancing: Shopping, Consumption and Psychological Implications', 2020 – 2021
Guest Editor for International Journal of Environment and Public Health (SSCI) on topic 'Artificial Intelligence and Technologies in Pandemic Management', 2020 – 2021
Guest Editor for Sustainability (SSCI) on topic ‘Smart Multimodal Transportation’, 2020 – 2021
Guest Editor for Maritime Policy & Management (SSCI) on topic ‘Artificial Intelligence and Big Data in Shipping’, 2019 - 2020
Guest Editor for Sustainability (SSCI) on topic ‘Sustainable Maritime Transportation Management and Policies’, 2019 – 2020
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Asst Prof Yuen Kum Fai
Assistant Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Innovation and technology management
Technology and public health management
Resilience and continuity
Supply chain management and logistics
Sustainable shipping management
Maritime strategy
 
  • Developing interdisciplinary problem-solving skills through role play in the Maritime Studies programme

  • Developing Resources and Capabilities for Sustainable Shipping Management and Performance

  • Media Engagement of Stakeholders in Sustainable Maritime Transport: A Data Mining Approach

  • School Research Funding Support to Associate Chairs, Assistant Chairs and Prog Directors
 
  • Yuen, K.F., Leong, J.Z.E, Wong, Y.D. & Wang, X. (2021) “Panic buying: Survival psychology and needs perspectives in deprived environments”, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 62, 102421

  • Zhou, Q., Meng, C., Yuen, K.F. & Sheu, J.B. (2021) “Remanufacturing authorization strategy for an OEM-CM supply chain: cooperation or competition?”, International Journal of Production Economics

  • Wang, X., Wong, Y.D., Chen, T. & Yuen, K.F.* (2021) “Adoption of shopper-facing technologies under social distancing”, Computers in Human Behavior, 124, 106900

  • Yuen, K.F., Cai, L., Qi, G. & Wang, X. (2021) “Factors influencing autonomous vehicle adoption: An application of the technology acceptance model and innovation diffusion theory” Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, 33(5), 505-519

  • Gao, R., Okan D. & Yuen, K.F. (2021) “High-dimensional lag structure optimization of fuzzy time series”, Expert Systems with Applications, 173(7), 114698

  • Tran, T.M.T., Yuen, K.F.*, Li, K.X. & Wang, X. (2020) “The antecedents of sustainable shipping management and organisational performance: resource accumulation and orientation perspectives”, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 50(9/10), 883-854

  • Zhou, Q. & Yuen, K.F. (in-press) “Behaviour-Based Pricing: An analysis of the impact of anticipated regret”, Information Systems and Operational Research

  • Li, X., Zhou, Y., Wong, Y.D., Wang, X. & Yuen, K.F.* (accepted) “What influences panic buying behaviour? a model based on dual system theory and stimulus-organism-response framework”, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

  • Yuen, K.F., Li, K.X., Xu, G., Wang, X., & Wong, Y.D. (2019) “A taxonomy of resources for sustainable shipping management: Their interrelationships and effects on business performance”, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 128, 316-332

  • Wang, X., Yuen, K.F.*, Wong, Y.D. & Teo, C.C. (2019) “Consumer participation in last-mile logistics service: An investigation on cognitions and affections”, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 49(2), 217-238

  • Zhu, M., Yuen, K.F., Ge, J.W., Li, K.X. (2018) “Impact of maritime emissions trading system on fleet deployment and mitigation of CO2 emission”, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 62, 478-488

  • Wang, X., Yuen, K.F., Wong, Y.D. & Teo, C.C. (2018) “An innovation diffusion perspective of e-consumers’ initial adoption of self-collection service via automated parcel station”, The International Journal of Logistics Management, 29 (1), 237-260