Soong Moon Kang's Biography
Soong Moon Kang is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the
Department of Management Science and Innovation (MS&I).
Soong’s research interests include organization theory,
business strategy, technology management and innovation, entrepreneurship,
social psychology, social network analysis and complex systems. His research
has appeared in leading international academic publications including
Organization Science and Social Networks. He has developed and taught courses on business strategy, strategic
management for information and communication technologies at UCL, and social
network analysis for EIASM.
Prior to his academic career, Soong had an extensive
industry experience in Europe, Asia and the U.S.A. He worked as a manager for
market analysis and business strategy for Snecma in Paris,
and as a consultant in corporate strategy for LG in Seoul. In Silicon Valley,
he co-founded an Internet company, and he was a consultant and advisor to many
start-up companies, venture capitalists, and large corporations, including
He holds a Ph.D. in Management Science and Engineering, a
M.A. in Sociology and a M.S. in Engineering-Economic Systems from Stanford University,
and a degree of Diplom-Ingenieur in Mechanical Engineering from Technische
He is a native of Korea, a citizen of Brazil and the U.S.A., and speaks English, French, German, Korean and Portuguese fluently.