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Assistant Professor, School of Strategic Leadership Studies
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Dr. Yoon’s primary research areas include board governance, collaborative governance, and volunteerism. Her research draws on organizational theory and behavior to examine intra- and inter-organizational relationships in addressing managerial leadership issues in public, nonprofit, and for-profit sectors. Dr. Yoon’s work has been published in leading journals including Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, American Review of Public Administration, Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, Nonprofit Management & Leadership, and Public Performance & Management Review. Her research has garnered awards from Academy of Management, Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action, and American Society for Public Administration. 

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  • Ph.D., Public Administration, Syracuse University
  • M.P.A., Public Administration, Yonsei University
  • B.A., Public Administration, Yonsei University
Research Interests
  • Public and nonprofic management
  • Organizational theory and behavior
  • Quantitative analysis
  • Data-driven analytics
Recent Publications

Yoon, N. (2022) The Drivers of Nonprofit Board Interlock: A Longitudinal Examination on Network Structure, Homophily, and Organizational Attributes. Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly

Yoon, N., & Lofton, M. L. (2022). Open for Economic Activities During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Factors Related to State Reopening Polices in a Federal Policy Vacuum. Public Performance and Management Review.

Yoon, N., Hemsley, J., Smith, A., Simpson, E., & Eakins, J. (2022) Super-Amplifiers! The Role of Twitter Extended Party Networks in Political Elections. Policy & Internet.

Yoon, N., Fields, K., Cochran, B., & Nabatchi, T. (2022) Collaborative Governance at Scale: Examining the Regimes, Platforms, and System in the State of Oregon. American Review of Public Administration

Yoon, N. (2021) Nonprofit Board Governance Policy Adoption: Integration of Interorganizational Network and Institutional Perspectives. Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly.

Yoon, N. (2021) Understanding Theoretical Orientation and Consequences of Board Interlock: Integration and Future Direction. Nonprofit Management and Leadership.

Rothbart, M. W., & Yoon, N. (2021) How Does Nonprofit Hospital Respond to Regulatory Changes? Evidence from Minimum Charity Care Provision Laws. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory.

Brudney, J. L., & Yoon, N. (2021). Don't You Want My Help? Volunteer Involvement and Management in Local Government. American Review of Public Administration.

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