Professor Shim has been involved in and supported Habitat for Humanity and
Read-A-Loud programs, among others. For the Korean American community, he is currently
serving as Principal of the Connecticut Saturday Korean School, New Haven, CT and has
served the weekend Korean Language School about 15 years as a teacher, a vice principal
and a principal. 

In addition, he is immediate past Vice President and is a former chair of History and
Culture Committee of the National Association for Korean Schools (NAKS). For his
contributions to Korean American community, he was awarded a certificate from the
Ministry of Education, Korea and received certificates for his service from the President
of CT Society of Korean Americans. 

Degrees and Certifications: 

Ph.D. from Rutgers University 

Teaching Responsibilities: 

Professor Shim teaches MBA and upper level undergraduate accounting courses. He has
delivered many technology-based courses including videoconferencing courses and Online
Blackboard courses. In addition, Dr. Shim is responsible for organizing and conducting
the College of Business, Teaching Forums and Executive Forums. 

Honors, Awards & Fellowship: 

Dr. Shim was sole recipient of the 2001 Teaching Excellency Award from the Sacred Heart

Publications and Presentations: 

Dr. Shim has published many articles in CEO Compensation, Corporate Performance,
Strategic Cost Management, and Financial Accounting and Reporting. He also presented
numerous papers in International and National conferences. He served many professional
and academic organizations as a discussant, a reviewer and a chair. He edited the book,
"The Korean American Journey (2002)." 



An Empirical Examination of the Relationship between Top Executive Compensation and Firm Performance in the Post Sarbanes-Oxley Period (with Euijoo Kim), WCOB Faculty Publications (2015)

Purpose: This paper investigates the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act on top executive compensation...



Sustainability, Stakeholder Perspective and Corporate Success: A Paradigm Shift, WCOB Faculty Publications (2014)

In this paper, I argue that the corporation can ‘do well by doing good’ in...



Highly Resistive and Ultrafast Fe‐Ion Implanted InGaAs for the Applications of THz Photomixer and Photoconductive Switch (with J. H. Shin, K. H. Park, N. Kim, C. W. Lee, Y. C. Kim, D. S. Yee, J. O. Kim, S. J. Lee, and S. K. Noh), WCOB Faculty Publications (2011)

We develop highly‐resistive (i.e. low‐carrier‐density) and ultrafast Fe‐ion implanted InGaAs layers for the applications of...



CEO Compensation and US High-tech and Low-tech Firms' Corporate Performance (with Jooh Lee and In Ki Joo), Business Faculty Publications (2009)

Many factors contribute to the determination of top executive compensation. This paper explores and examines...



Corporate Governance, Public Accounting Firm and Multinational Corporation: The US SOX Act Perspective (with Marc Massoud), Business Faculty Publications (2006)

The purpose of this paper is to review US corporate governance systems and to highlight...