You Jin (YJ) Kim
Human Resource Management
Assistant Professor


You Jin (YJ) Kim ( is an assistant professor of human resource management in the Fox School of Business at Temple University. She received her PhD from Michigan State University. Her primary research interests include organizational citizenship behavior (OCB), motives, proactive behavior and emotion in the workplace. Her research has been published in Academy of Management Journal, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Journal of Organizational Behavior, and Human Performance etc.

Research Interests

Social Exchange Relationships, Motives, Proactivity and Work Behavior