The Department of Quantitative Theory & Methods at Emory
University invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track
faculty member with a specialization in formal theoretic methods
(e.g. game theory, decision theory) to begin fall 2023. We are open
to the academic discipline, which could be computer science,
economics, political science, philosophy, or a related field.
The successful applicant will be an exceptional, active researcher
with strong interdisciplinary experience. The ideal candidate has a
strong background in fields including game theory, decision theory,
formal epistemology, AI and multiagent systems, and/or theory
broadly construed (it is not required to have a background in every
one of these fields). The applicant should expect to teach courses
at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The position is
fully funded 9-month tenure-track, and open with respect to rank.
The teaching load is competitive. A Ph.D. is required by time of
QTM is a new and rapidly growing interdisciplinary department at
Emory with faculty from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds
including biology, computer science, economics, English, operations
research, political science, public health, sociology, and
statistics. The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence
(or the promise of excellence) in research and teaching, as well as
a strong ability to teach and mentor a diverse student body. The
successful candidate will also demonstrate an interest in
contributing to QTM's intellectual mission. For a full list of ECAS
faculty responsibilities, see:
For every search, diversifying our faculty is of primary
importance. Emory has a diverse student body and values both vision
and experience that will foster an inclusive learning environment.
All faculty applicants will be required to complete a brief
statement describing their experience and vision regarding the
teaching and mentorship of students of diverse backgrounds. In
addition to this statement, a complete application will also
consist of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement,
teaching portfolio, writing sample, graduate transcript, and three
letters of recommendation. Review begins November 1, 2022.
Applications received by November 28, 2022 will receive full
To apply for this position, please visit http://apply.interfolio.com/113154
and submit your materials free of charge through Interfolio.
Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative
action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and
veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.