Sin Hoon

HUM, Sin Hoon

Professor (Practice Track)
Deputy Dean


ANALYTICS & OPERATIONS

(65) 6516 3025
bizhumsh@nus.edu.sg
BIZ1 8-64
Curriculum Vitae

Bio

Prof Hum Sin Hoon obtained his B. Commerce and B. Eng (Hons) as a Colombo Plan Scholar from the University of Newcastle, Australia. He received his PhD in Production/Operations Management from the Anderson School at UCLA.

Prof Hum is currently with the Department of Analytics & Operations at the National Univers....

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Recognition & Awards

  • Faculty Outstanding Educator Award (NUS) - 2010
  • University Annual Teaching Excellence Awards (NUS) - 2010
  • Faculty Outstanding Educator Award (NUS) - 2008
  • Nominated for University Annual Teaching Excellence Awards (NUS) - 2007
  • Faculty Outstanding Educator Award (NUS) - 2005
  • Department Outstanding Educator Award (NUS) - 2004

Educational Qualifications

  • PhD, University of California, USA, 1988
  • B Eng Hons I, University of Newcastle, Australia, 1980
  • B Commerce, University of Newcastle, Australia, 1979

Academic Experience

  • Professor (Dept of Decision Scineces), National University of Singapore (NUS), 2015 - current
  • Deputy Dean (NUS Business School), National University of Singapore, 2012 - current
  • Associate Professor (Dept of Decision Sciences), National University of Singapore (NUS), 1997 - 2015
  • Vice-Dean (NUS Business School), National University of Singapore (NUS), 2009 - 2011
  • Executive Dean, NUS-Fudan University Joint Graduate School, 2004 - 2008
  • Member (Board of Trustees), ISEAS, 1999 - 2001
  • Member (Board of Management), East-Asian Institute, 1999 - 2000
  • Dean (Faculty of Business Administration), National University of Singapore (NUS), 1999 - 2000
  • Council Member, National University of Singapore (NUS), 1998 - 2000
  • Senate Member, National University of Singapore (NUS), 1993 - 2000
  • Head, Dept of Decision Sciences, National University of Singapore (NUS), 1996 - 1998
  • Senior Lecturer, Dept of Decision Sciences, National University of Singapore (NUS), 1991 - 1997
  • Vice-Dean (Faculty of Business Administration), National University of Singapore (NUS), 1993 - 1995
  • Sub-Dean (Faculty of Business Administration), National University of Singapore (NUS), 1991 - 1992
  • Lecturer, National University of Singapore, 1988 - 1991
  • Senior Tutor, National University of Singapore, 1982 - 1988

Corporate Experience

  • Systems Engineer, Ministry of Defence
  • Institute of Technical Education
  • National Environment Agency (NEA), Singapore
  • Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), Singapore
  • Land Transport Authority (LTA), Singapore
  • Teckwah Group
  • International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB) (formerly, ITPL), India
  • Ascendas Pte. Ltd, Singapore
  • Unilever, Singapore
  • Hong Kong Hotels Association, Hong Kong
  • Varity Perkins, UK
  • Sun International, Mauritius
  • Amari Group, Thailand
  • UPS Logistics
  • Connecting World Trade (CWT), Singapore
  • Smithkline Beecham
  • Apple Computer Singapore
  • PSA International Pte Ltd
  • Singapore Airlines, Singapore
  • Jurong Town Corporation (JTC), Singapore
  • Trade Development Board

Selected Publications

Hum, Sin Hoon, Parlar M. and Zhou Y. (2018), "Measurement and Optimizati9on of Responsiveness in Supply Chain Networks with Queueing Structure", European Journal of Operational Research, 264, 1, 106-118
Hum, Sin Hoon and Parlar, M (2014), "Measurement and Optimization of Supply Chain Responsiveness", IIE Transactions, 46, 1, 1-22
Tan, Seow Kuan, Ruth and Hum, Sin Hoon (2016), "Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 2015/2016", Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 2015/2016
Hum, Sin Hoon and Tan R.S.K. (2015), "Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 204/2015", Singapore: NUS Business School
Hum, Sin Hoon and Tan, R. S. K. (eds) (2014), "Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 2013/2014", 218 pp., NUS Business School, Singapore

Selected Publications

9

Journals

5

Books

Journal Articles

Hum, Sin Hoon, Parlar M. and Zhou Y. (2018), "Measurement and Optimizati9on of Responsiveness in Supply Chain Networks with Queueing Structure", European Journal of Operational Research, 264, 1, 106-118
Hum, Sin Hoon and Parlar, M (2014), "Measurement and Optimization of Supply Chain Responsiveness", IIE Transactions, 46, 1, 1-22
Hum, Sin Hoon, GOH KENG HOCK, MARK and Chia, A (2009), "Performance measurement in supply chain entities: Balanced scorecard perspective", Benchmarking: An International Journal, 16(5), 605-620
Hum, Sin Hoon, TEO CHUNG PIAW and Sharafali, M (2005), "Staggering periodic replenishment in multi-vendor JIT environments", Operations Research, 53(4), 698-710
Hum, Sin Hoon, SUN JIE and Chen, FY (2001), "Analysis of third party warehousing contracts with commitments", European Journal of Operational Research, 131(3), 603-610
Hum, Sin Hoon (2000), "A Hayes-Wheelwright Framework Approach for Strategic Management of Third Party Logistics Services", International Journal of Integrated Manufacturing Systems, 11(2), 132-137
Hum, Sin Hoon, Chung, C S and Kirca, O (1996), "The coordinated replenishment dynamic lot-sizing problem with quantity discounts", European Journal of Operational Research, 94(1), 122-133
Hum, Sin Hoon (1992), "Competition Strategies - Implications for Singapore Managers", Singapore Management Review
Hum, Sin Hoon and Sarin, R K (1991), "Simultaneous product-mix planning, lotsizing and scheduling at bottleneck facilities", Operations Research, 39(2), 296-307

Books/Monographs

Tan, Seow Kuan, Ruth and Hum, Sin Hoon (2016), "Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 2015/2016", Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 2015/2016
Hum, Sin Hoon and Tan R.S.K. (2015), "Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 204/2015", Singapore: NUS Business School
Hum, Sin Hoon and Tan, R. S. K. (eds) (2014), "Enterprise 50: The Best SMEs in Singapore 2013/2014", 218 pp., NUS Business School, Singapore
Hum, Sin Hoon (2012), "Zheng He`s Art of Collaboration", ISEAS Publishing, Singapore
Hum, Sin Hoon (2012), "Memenangkan Persaingan Cara Cheng Ho", in Bahasa Indonesia, PT Kompas Media Nusantara, Indonesia

Research / Teaching Areas

Zheng He's Art Of Collaboration

Jit Schedules, Lotsizing Models, Supply Chain Models, Time-based Modelling

Service Quality

Airlines

Hotels

Supply Chain Management

Logistics

Operations Management

Societal Impact

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Courses

  • DSC3202, Purchasing and Materials Management
  • DSC2006, Operations Management
  • BME5009, Logistics and Operations Management

Membership & Professional Activities

  • Member, Board of Directors, Tembusu Partners (2013-)
  • Member, INFORMS (1988-)
  • Member, ECR Singapore Board (1998-)
  • Member, Board of Directors, iProperty (2000)
  • Member, Advisory Panel, Singapore Logistics Association (2000-2004)
  • Member, Advisory Board, MindWorks (2003-2004)
  • Editor, Singapore Management Review (1996-1999)
  • Associate Editor, Asia Pacific Journal of Management (1989-1995)
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