Aug 20, 2019

Assistant/Associate Professor of Behavioral Science

  • The University of Chicago Booth School
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Full time Behavioral

Job Description

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business is seeking to appoint outstanding scholars to the tenure-track position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Behavioral Science beginning in the 2020-21 academic year.  We will consider candidates with interests in the areas of decision-making, social psychology and organizations, all broadly defined.  Candidates must have earned a PhD (or equivalent) or expect to receive a doctorate in the near future.

We are looking for candidates with strong disciplinary training in any of the social sciences who can use that discipline background to conduct research on aspects of behavior relevant to management in organizations and to introduce MBA students to behavioral science principles.  This position is part of the Behavioral Science area, whose members are responsible for teaching courses such as Managing in Organizations, Managerial Decision Making, Power and Influence, and Negotiations.  Candidates should be qualified to teach at least one of these courses.  The group maintains two well-equipped laboratories for experimental research. 

The deadline for applications is March 31, 2020.  However, we will begin formally reviewing applications on October 16, 2019 and strongly encourage applicants to submit a complete set of materials by this time.   To apply, please submit a research and teaching statement, a vita, a written sample of your present work, and two letters of reference at:

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