Faculty Profile for Dr. Jiyun Kang

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Dr. Jiyun Kang
Associate Professor — School of Family & Consumer Sciences
FCS 126B
phone: (512) 245-2534

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Kang, J., Grable, K., Hustvedt, G., & Ahn, M. (2017). Sustainable water consumption: The perspective of Hispanic consumers. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 50, 94–103.
  • Ahn, M., Kang, J., & Kwon, H. J. (n.d.). The concept of aging in place: Exploring the role of personal, built, and interpersonal environments. The Gerontologist. https://doi.org/doi:10.1093/geront/gny167
  • Hazel, D., & Kang, J. (2018). The contributions of perceived CSR information substantiality toward consumers’ cognitive, affective, and conative responses: The hierarchy of effects model approach. Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, 36(2), 62–77.
  • Park-Poaps, H., & Kang, J. (2018). An experiment on non-luxury fashion counterfeit purchase: The effects of brand reputation, fashion attributes, and attitudes towards counterfeiting. Journal of Brand Management, 25(2), 185–196.
  • Ahn, M., Kwon, H. J., & Kang, J. (n.d.). Supporting aging-in-place well: Findings from a cluster analysis of the reasons for aging-in-place and perceptions of well-being. Journal of Applied Gerontology.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Distinction Award for Excellence in Teaching. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: ITAA Rising Star Award, International Textile and Apparel Association. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: New Achiever Award, American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. February 2016 - 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activities, College of Applied Arts, Texas State University. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Distinction Award for Excellence in Scholarly Activities, College of Applied Arts, Texas State University. 2014

Selected Grants

  • Kang, Jiyun. Cross-cultural responses to corporate social responsibility: An analysis of Hispanic and non-Hispanic consumers, Texas State University FY16 Research Enhancement Program (REP)., $8000. (Funded: January 2016 - March 2017). Grant.
  • Kang, Jiyun (Principal), Hustvedt, G (Co-Principal). Challenges and opportunities: Hispanic families’ adaptation to climate change, Texas State University FY16 Research Enhancement Program (REP)., $16000. (Funded: January 2014 - March 2015). Grant.
  • Kang, Jiyun (Principal), Ahn, Mira (Co-Principal), Hustvedt, Gwendolyn (Co-Principal). Sustainable consumer leadership: Multi-dimensional scale development and validation, School of Family and Consumer Sciences, Texas State University, Interdisciplinary Research Program, $4000. (Funded: January 2014 - December 2014). Grant.
  • Kang, Jiyun. Library resources needed for sustainable consumer leadership project, Texas State University FY12 Library Research Grants, $2783.17. (Funded: September 2012 - August 2013). Grant.
  • Kang, Jiyun. Publications for sustainability research project, American Association of University Women (AAUW), $6000. (Funded: July 2012 - June 2013). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Personal Committee. School of Family and Consumer Sciences
Peer-reviewed Journal Reviewer
Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly
Award Selection Committee
The Selection Committee for the Emerging Scholar Award, Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal
January 2016-Present
Professional Affiliations
American Council on Consumer Interests (ACCI)
Fashion Merchandising Program. Fashion Merchandising Advisory Board Meeting