Henry Jin

Associate Professor



Academic Background

  • Ph.D. - Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, 2013
  • M.B.A. - Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, 2009
  • B.S. - Frost School of Business, Centenary College of Louisiana, 2005

Recent Publications

  • Fawcett, Stan, Yao Jin, Amydee Fawcett, & Greg Magnan, (2017). “I Know It When I See It: The Nature of Trust, Trustworthiness Signals, and Strategic Trust Construction,” International Journal of Logistics Management, 28 (4), 914-938.
  • Jin, Yao, David Swanson, Matthew A. Waller, & John Ozment, (2017). “To Survive and Thrive under Hypercompetition: An Exploratory Analysis of the Influence of Strategic Purity on Truckload Motor Carrier Financial Performance,” Transportation Journal, 56 (1), 1-34.
  • Swanson, David, Yao Jin, Amydee Fawcett, & Stan Fawcett, (2017). “Collaborative Process Design: A Dynamic Capabilities View on Mitigating the Barriers to Working Together,” International Journal of Logistics Management, 28 (2), 1-19.
  • Fawcett, Amydee., Yao Jin, Christian Hofer., Matthew A. Waller, & Vitaly Brazhkin, (2015). "Sweating the Assets: Asset Leanness in Motor Carrier Performance," Journal of Business Logistics. Forthcoming.
  • Jin, Yao, Brent "Williams, Adriana Rossiter-Hofer, & Matthew Waller, (2015) "Masking the Bullwhip Effect in Retail: The Influence of Data Aggregation," International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, 45 (8), 814-830.
  • Jin, Yao, Brent Williams, Travis Tokar, & Matthew Waller, (2015) "Forecasting with Temporally Aggregated Demand Signals in a Retail Supply Chain"€, Journal of Business Logistics, 36 (2), 199-211.
  • Read, David, Yao Jin, & Stanley Fawcett, (2014) "Trust in Value Co-Creation Strategies: Moving Toward a Conceptualization We Can Trust", Journal of Business Logistics, 35 (1), 97-98.
  • Jin, Yao, Amydee Fawcett, & Stanley Fawcett, (2013) "Awareness is Not Enough: Commitment and Performance Implications of Supply Chain Integration", International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 43 (3), 205-230.
  • Hofer, Christian, Yao Jin, David Swanson, Matthew A. Waller, & Brent D. Williams, (2012), “The Impact of Key Retail Accounts on Supplier Performance: A Resource Dependency Theory Perspective”, Journal of Retailing, 88 (3), 412-420.

Honors & Awards

  • Larry T. Wilson Fellow, 2012-2013
  • CAPS Research Grant, 2012
  • Doctoral Academy Fellow, University of Arkansas, 2009 - 2013

Areas of Expertise

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Demand Forecasting
  • Retail Management
  • Transportation and Logistics Management



  • SPRING 2020
  • MGT 432 A 10:05AM-11:25AM T R 2049 FSB
  • MGT 432 B 11:40AM- 1:00PM T R 2049 FSB
Henry Jin

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • TRF 9:00-10:00 and by appointment


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