The Department of Quantitative Theory and Methods (QTM) at Emory
University seeks to hire three faculty members with research in one
or more of the following areas: causal inference, data ethics, data
science,machine learning, mathematical modeling (including but not
limited to formal, computational, and game-theoretic), network
analysis, natural language processing, statistics, and applications
of these methods to fields such as health, the humanities, the
natural sciences, public policy, and the social sciences.
We are open to the academic discipline, which could be computer
science, economics, operations research, political science,
statistics, or related disciplines. The positions are fully funded
9-month, tenure-track, and open with respect to rank. The teaching
load is competitive.
QTM is a new and rapidly growing interdisciplinary department at
Emory with faculty from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds
including biology, computer science, economics, humanities, public
health, operations research, political science, sociology, and
statistics. The successful candidate must demonstrate
excellence/the promise of excellence in both research, teaching,
and mentoring a diverse student body, as well as an interest in
contributing to and participating in QTM's intellectual mission.
The candidate should have completed their Ph.D. by August
A complete application will consist of a cover letter, a research
statement, curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, teaching
portfolio, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation.
Please submit (along with other materials) a brief statement that
reflects upon your experience and vision regarding the teaching and
mentorship of students from diverse backgrounds. Review begins
October 30, 2021. Applications received by November 30, 2021 will
receive full consideration.
To apply for this position, please visit http://apply.interfolio.com/95630
and submit your materials free of charge through Interfolio.
Emory University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action/Disability/Veteran employer. The Department of Quantitative
Theory and Methods, Emory College, and Emory University are all
strongly committed to recruiting female and minority candidates.
Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are
encouraged to apply.