Doctoral Student

Hyunjin Kim

Hyunjin is a doctoral candidate in the Strategy unit at Harvard Business School. Her research explores the role of higher purpose within organizations and how organizations can lead and manage strategic change in the online economy.

Hyunjin earned her A.B. in Social Studies at Harvard College, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and graduated with high honors. She also received a M.Sc in Environmental Change and Management at the University of Oxford and a M.Sc in Economics and Management at the London School of Economics. Prior to her graduate studies, Hyunjin co-founded and directed the Emerge Venture Lab, an early-stage venture capital fund for startups that work on solving global social and environmental issues. She has also worked at McKinsey & Company and Knewton.


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