Korean  Koean-Profile

Systems Management Engineering,
Sungkyunkwan University,
Suwon, GyeongGi-Do , 440-746 Korea.


Tel: +82-31-290-7594
Fax: +82-31-290-7610
E-mail: ytpark@skku.edu

He graduated from the Seoul National University, and received a Master of Science and a Ph.D. degree from the KAIST(Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology).

Early in his career, Professor Park joined Sungkyunkwan University and still works for the university today. Throughout the years he has spent at Sungkyunkwan University, He has held various positions including Dean of the School of Systems Management Engineering, Provost of the Foundation for University-Industry Collaboration, Chair of the Faculty Senate, Director of Center for Business Incubator and Director of the Center for Quality & Innovation. In addition, he was President of the Korean Society for Quality Management during the years 2004 and 2005.

He worked as a Visiting Professor at the School of Economics and Management of Tsinghua University in China during 2006, and had an Honorary Visiting Professorship at the Manchester Business School in England during 1996.

He has been the recipient of several awards, including Academic Achievement Award from the Korean Society for Quality Management, Authorship Award from the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies. In recognition of significant contribution in his field, Dr. Park received the Order of National Service Merit from the Government of Korea in 2004.

His current research interests are Quality, Innovation and Creativity.

  • Policy Advisor, Defense Agency for Technology and Quality (2009-2012)
  • Management Advisor, Shinhan Bank (2005-2009)
  • Government Administration Innovation Policy Advisor,
    Ministry of Government Administration and Home Affairs (2004-2005)
  • Single PPM Quality Innovation Advisor,
    Small and Medium Business Administration of Korea(2004-2005)
  • Management Advisor, Korea Electric Power Corporation (2004-2005)
  • Six Sigma Management Advisor, POSCO (2004-2005)
  • Quality Management Advisor,
    Samsung Electronics, CS Management Center (2001-2002)
  • Director General, National Training Program for Quality Professionals,
    Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy (2000-2001)
 
  • SKKU Teaching Award, Sungkyunkwan University(2014)
  • Academic Achievement Award, Korean Society for Quality Management (2006)
  • Order of National Service Merit from the Government of Korea (2004)
  • Authorship Award, Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (1999)
  • Best Lecturer, Central Officials Training Institute of Korean Government (1998)
  • Authorship Award, Ergonomics Society of Korea (1992)
  • Authorship Award, Korean Standards Association (1987)
  • Listed in Who's Who in the World (1999)
    The Marquis Who's Who Publications Board, USA
  • Listed in Who's Who in Finance and Business (1999)
    The Marquis Who's Who Publications Board, USA
  • Listed in Who's Who in Science and Engineering (1998)
    The Marquis Who's Who Publications Board, USA

16.

Creative Ideation: The Creativity in My Hand, Korea Standards Association Media, 2016.

15.

Quality Management, Korean Standards Association Media, 2014.

14.

Introduction to Quality-First Management, Korean Standards Association Media, 2014.
13.
Six Sigma for CEO: How to Make Breakthrough Happen, Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, 2007.
12.
Innovation Stories, Nemo Books, Seoul, 2005.
11.
Quality Tools and Techniques Handbook, Korean Foundation for Quality, Seoul, 2005.
10.
Engineering Economy, CMG Book, Seoul, 2005.
9.
With Y. Kim et. al., Service Management: Strategy, System and Cases,
Bobmunsa, Seoul, 2002.
8.
With Y. Kim et. al., Best Practices in Quality Management, Bobmunsa,
Seoul, 2002.
7.
With Y. Kim et. al., Total Quality Management, 3rd Ed., Pakyoungsa, Seoul, 2004.
6.
With Y. Kim et. al., Criteria for Business Excellence: Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, 2nd Ed., Haneon, Seoul, 2001.
5.
With Y. Kim et. al., 101 Tools for High Performance Improvement, Chungrim, Seoul, 2000.
4.
With H. Song, Quality Resources on the Internet, Sungkyunkwan University Press, 2000.
3.
Single PPM Quality Renovation in the Public Sector, Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Seoul, 2000.
2.
With S. Park, TRIZ: The Science of Inventive Problem Solving, Present and Future, Seoul, 1999.
1.
With W. Shin, Managing Quality in the Public Sector, Korean Standards
Association, Seoul, 1999.