JOE - February 2014

University of Chicago
Booth School of Business
The Center for Decision Research
Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Section: 2a -- US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Chicago, IL, USA
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Keywords: behavioral science, behavioral economics, finance, psychology
Deadline Date: 02/21/2014
Salary Range: DOQ

JOE ID Number: 201402_400220

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Supported by a gift from Howard and Nancy Marks, the Center for Decision Research ( at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business anticipates hiring a postdoctoral researcher for one year (renewable for a second year), with a starting date of July 2014. This position is designed to foster research on the boundaries of psychology, economics, and finance. We are seeking candidates who have recently earned their Ph.D. in one of those fields (or are expecting their degree in 2014) and would like to strengthen their knowledge in one of the neighboring disciplines.

The Center for Decision Research includes researchers interested in judgment and decision making, social psychology, marketing, and behavioral and experimental economics (Daniel Bartels, Eugene Caruso, Nicholas Epley, Ayelet Fishbach, Reid Hastie, Christopher Hsee, Ann McGill, Devin Pope, Jane Risen, Anuj Shah, Abigail Sussman, Richard Thaler, Oleg Urminsky, Bernd Wittenbrink, and George Wu). There are also numerous workshops, brownbags, and seminars in economics and finance at Booth and elsewhere on campus.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.
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