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EunSu Lee, Ph.D.
Affiliated Staff
Phone: (701)205-1525
Email: elee3@njcu.edu

EunSu Lee, an Assistant Professor of Management, joined New Jersey City University (NJCU) in 2015. He mainly teaches Data Sciences and Business Analytics, Information Systems, and Logistics and Supply Chain Management at NJCU. Before moving to New Jersey, he joined the UGPTI as an Associate Research Fellow in 2011. He pursued his Ph.D. in Transportation and Logistics and M.S. in Industrial Engineering & Management at North Dakota State University. Since 2005, he has been actively involved in projects concerning transportation planning, safety, security, agricultural and energy logistics, and emergency medical services in North Dakota, data improvement and analytics in transportation and logistics.

Additionally, Lee shares his knowledge around the world. MBC Radio in Korea invited Lee to weigh in on international transportation security issues related to maritime piracy. Also he has published several news articles in daily newspapers and technical magazines in Korea.

More information about Lee, including his Curricular Vitae, can be found on his website.

Research Interests

  • Data Sciences and Analytics in Business and Transportation
  • Geospatial Freight Modeling for Transportation
  • Large-scale Freight Modeling for Intermodal Transportation
  • Supply Chain Management and Logistics
  • Agricultural and Energy Transportation
  • Emergency Management Service and Safety Analysis for Transportation
  • Sustainable and Innovative Planning and Design

Recent Research Activities/Major Programs of Activity

  • Statewide Agricultural Freight Modeling in North Dakota
  • Oil Traffic Modeling in North Dakota
  • Geospatial Modeling for Crash Analysis
  • Emergency Medical Services for Trauma Response for Rural Traffic Crashes
  • Geospatial Modeling for Containerized Freight Flow in North America
  • Simulation for Port Disruption in the Supply Chain of Containerized Freight through North American Ports


  • 2015-Present, Assistant Professor, School of Business, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ
  • 2013-Present, Adjunct Faculty, Transportation and Logistics Program, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • 2012-2015, Associate Research Fellow, Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • 2011-2012, Research Analyst, Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • 2005-2011, Graduate Research Assistant, Transportation and Logistics Program, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • 2002-2003, Logistics Consultant, Korex Consulting, Inc., Seoul, Korea
  • 2001-2002, Enterprise Resource Planning Consultant and Software Developer, BaaN Korea Inc., Seoul, Korea
  • 2000-2001, Information System Project Manager and Technical Service Manager, E-IDB Inc., Seoul, Korea
  • 1996-2000, Software Engineer and Information System Developer, National Livestock Cooperatives Federation, Seoul, Korea


  • Ph.D., Transportation and Logistics Program, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, 2011
  • M.S., Industrial Management and Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, 2006
  • M.B.A., Operations and Service Management, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 2001
  • B.E., Computer Science and Engineering, Kwandong University, Gangwon-do, Korea, 1996

Professional Memberships/Affiliations

  • Transportation Research Board (TRB), a Division of the National Research Council of the United States
  • Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  • The Association for Operations Management (APICS)
  • Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP)
  • Transportation Research Forum (TRF)
  • The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association: The Association for GIS Professionals (URISA)
  • Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association (KSEA)
  • Korean Transportation Association in America (KOTAA)
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