The CMU Department of Social & Decision Sciences anticipates hiring a postdoctoral fellow with expertise in behavioral economics to start in the summer of 2021. The position is offered for one year, with the possibility of renewal. The successful candidate will teach two undergraduate courses in behavioral economics and carry out independent research in collaboration with SDS faculty members. Applicants must have completed a PhD with research related to behavioral economics prior to the beginning of the fellowship. Candidates who can contribute to diversity at Carnegie Mellon University are encouraged to apply. Applicants will receive a competitive stipend, research funds, and access to resources in the SDS Dept. and the Center for Behavioral Decision Research.
Applications are due by February 28, 2021 on apply.interfolio.com/83167 Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a representative manuscript, a research statement, a teaching statement, a diversity statement, and two recommendation letters. Carnegie Mellon University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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