Albers is accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. As of April 2011, less than five percent of the world’s business schools and less than one third of U.S. business schools have achieved business accreditation from AACSB.
Ben Kim’s teaching and research areas include corporate data management, data mining, and global business management. He has published articles in International Journal of E-Business Research, Journal of Systems Management, Data Base Management, Expert Systems with Applications, Management Decision, Logistics Information Management, and many others, as well as numerous conference proceedings. Dr. Kim has several chapters in books such as Successful Software Reengineering, High-Performance Web Databases, and Data Management Handbook. He conducts seminars on corporate information systems and strategies for government agencies and businesses of the United States, Korea, Japan, and Europe. He held a position of Research Fellow at J D Edwards and also taught various executive programs. In 2012, he organized an international conference with the Japan Society of Information and Management (JSIM) – APCIM 2012 (Asia Pacific Conference on Information Management) and served as Co-Chair. In 2013, he was awarded the title of JSIM Fellow by the Japan Society of Information and Management. Dr. Kim also holds a visiting professorship at Heilbronn University of Germany.