Philip Tetlock is the Leonore Annenberg University Professor in Democracy and Citizenship, and Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, and is a Professor of Management at the Wharton School.
He joined Wharton in 2011 and previously held appointments at University of California, Berkeley, and Ohio State University. He has also been a Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford and the Russell Sage Foundation.
Tetlock has received several awards from professional and scientific organizations, including the American Psychological Association, American Political Science Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Society of Political Psychology, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the National Academy of Sciences.
His research programs have explored a variety of topics, including: the challenges of assessing “good judgment” in both laboratory and real-world settings; the criteria that social scientists use in judging judgment and drawing normative conclusions about bias and error.
He holds a PhD from Yale University, and an MA and BA from the University of British Columbia.