The Officers of the Game Theory Society are elected to two-year terms by the members of the Game Theory Society Council.

The Members of the Game Theory Society elect thirty-six individuals to serve on the Game Theory Society Council for staggered six-year terms.  The Council of the Society acts as the governing board of the Society.

The Fellows of the society are a group of people honored for their contributions to game theory and service to the Society, and are a source of advice for the Steering Committee.

The Game Theory Society was founded in 1999, with an initial list of Charter Members.

The Society’s bylaws contain details of the Society’s structure and governance.

Officers of the Game Theory Society

President:  Hervé Moulin

Executive Vice President:  Matthew Jackson

Secretary and Treasurer:  Jean-Jacques Herings

Vice President for Communications:  Rakesh Vohra

Past President:  Larry Samuelson

Advisory Board

Kenneth Arrow

John Nash

Reinhard Selten

Lloyd Shapley

Former Officers

2016 – 2018

President: Larry Samuelson
Executive Vice President: Herve Moulin
Secretary and Treasurer: Jean-Jacques Herings
Vice President for Communications: Rakesh Vohra
Past President: David Schmeidler

2014 – 2016

President: David Schmeidler
Executive Vice President: Larry Samuelson
Secretary and Treasurer: Jean-Jacques Herings
Vice President for Communications: Rakesh Vohra
Past President: Roger Myerson

2012 – 2014

President: Roger Myerson
Executive Vice President: David Schmeidler
Secretary and Treasurer: Federico Valenciano
Vice President for Communications: Bernhard von Stengel
Past President: Eric Maskin

2010 – 2012

President: Eric Maskin
Executive Vice President: Roger Myerson
Secretary and Treasurer: Federico Valenciano
Vice President for Communications: Bernhard von Stengel
Past President: Sergiu Hart

2008 – 2010

President: Sergiu Hart
Executive Vice President: Eric Maskin
Secretary and Treasurer: Federico Valenciano
Vice President for Communications: Bernhard von Stengel
Past President: H. Peyton Young

2006 – 2008

President H. Peyton Young
Executive Vice President: Sergiu Hart
Secretary and Treasurer: Eric van Damme
Vice President for Communications: Bernhard von Stengel
Past President: Ehud Kalai

2003 – 2006

President: Ehud Kalai
Executive Vice President: H. Peyton Young
Secretary and Treasurer: Eric van Damme
Vice President for Communications: Dov Samet
Past President: Robert J. Aumann

1999 – 2003

President: Robert J. Aumann
Executive Vice President: Ehud Kalai
Secretary and Treasurer: Eric van Damme
Vice President for Communications: Adam Brandenburger

(year of election to the Council)

Rabah Amir (2015)Akira Okada (2015)
Tilman Börgers (2015)Wojciech Olszewski (2017)
Yeon-Koo Che (2017)Debraj Ray (2017)
Olivier Compte (2015)Jérôme Renault (2017)
John Duggan (2017)Tim Roughgarden (2013)
Bhaskar Dutta (2013)Bill Sandholm (2013)
Federico Echenique (2013)Karl Schmedders (2015)
Lars Ehlers (2017)Arunava Sen (2017)
Jeff Ely (2013)Chris Shannon (2015)
Hülya Eraslan (2015)Karl Sigmund (2013)
Srihari Govindan (2015)Eilon Solan (2013)
Faruk Gul (2017)Yves Sprumont (2017)
Aviad Heifetz (2013)Ennio Stacchetti (2017)
Johannes Hörner (2013)Éva Tardos (2013)
Leslie Marx (2013)Nicolas Vieille (2013)
Akihiko Matsui (2017)Rajiv Vohra (2015)
Noam Nisan (2015)Bernhard von Stengel (2017)
Georg Nöldeke (2015) Leeat Yariv (2015)

Former Council Members

(year of retirement from the Council)

Dilip Abreu (2017)Benny Moldovanu (2013)
Susan Athey (2015)Dov Monderer (2011)
David Austen-Smith (2011)Stephen Morris (2013)
Salvador Barberà (2009)Hervé Moulin (2009)
Pierpaolo Battigalli (2003)Roger Myerson (2005)
Elchanan Ben-Porath (2017)Abraham Neyman (2005)
Ken Binmore (2007)Masahiro Okuno-Fujiwara (2003)
David Blackwell (2007)Barry O'Neill (2013)
Francis Bloch (2017)Guillermo Owen (2015)
Steve Brams (2009)Thomas Palfrey (2015)
Adam Brandenburger (2014)Christos Papadimitriou (2015)
Colin Camerer (2009)Motty Perry (2013)
Vince Crawford (2003)Hans Peters (2009)
Martin Cripps (2013)Leon Petrosjan (2007)
Eddie Dekel (2011)Robert Porter (2007)
Gabrielle Demange (2011)Andrew Postlewaite (2011)
Avinash Dixit (2015)Philip Reny (2013)
Pradeep Dubey (2007)Arthur Robson (2015)
Françoise Forges (2005)Joachim Rosenmüller (2003)
Dean Foster (2011)Alvin Roth (2003)
Drew Fudenberg (2009)Ariel Rubinstein (2003)
John Geanakoplos (2011)Aldo Rustichini (2015)
Allan Gibbard (2015)Dov Samet (2005)
Itzhak Gilboa (2011)Larry Samuelson (2013)
Olivier Gossner (2013)Mark Satterthwaite (2011)
Joe Halpern (2007)Thomas Schelling (2015)
Sergiu Hart (2005)David Schmeidler (2007)
Jean-Jacques Herings (2017)Roberto Serrano (2011)
Carmen Herrero (2017)Yoav Shoham (2005)
Josef Hofbauer (2007)Brian Skyrms (2005)
Matthew Jackson (2009)Joel Sobel (2013)
Philippe Jehiel (2015)Sylvain Sorin (2003)
Michihiro Kandori (2009)Marilda Sotomayor (2005)
Paul Klemperer (2017)Yair Tauman (2013)
David Kreps (2003)William Thomson (2007)
Vijay Krishna (2013)Stef Tijs (2007)
Ehud Lehrer (2011)Federico Valenciano (2005)
Barton Lipman (2013)Fernando Vega-Redondo (2017)
George Mailath (2011)Rakesh Vohra (2015)
Michael Maschler (2007)Jörgen Weibull (2009)
Andreu Mas-Colell (2007)Robert Wilson (2005)
Eric Maskin (2003)Eyal Winter (2017)
Preston McAfee (2017)Asher Wolinsky (2017)
Richard McKelvey (2002)Myrna Wooders (2009)
Andrew McLennan (2017)Peyton Young (2003)
Nimrod Megiddo (2005)Bill Zame (2017)
Jean-François Mertens (2003)Shmuel Zamir (2009)
Paul Milgrom (2009)


Note: Until 2005 the Council had 35 members. With the 2005 election, 11 retiring members were replaced by 12 newly elected members to obtain the new count of 36.

Fellows of the Game Theory Society

Dilip AbreuBenny Moldovanu
Susan AtheyDov Monderer
Robert AumannStephen Morris
David Austen-SmithHervé Moulin
Salvador BarberàRoger Myerson
Pierpaolo BattigalliAbraham Neyman
Elchanan Ben-PorathMasahiro Okuno-Fujiwara
Ken BinmoreBarry O'Neill
Francis BlochGuillermo Owen
Steve BramsThomas Palfrey
Adam BrandenburgerChristos Papadimitriou
Colin CamererMotty Perry
Vince CrawfordHans Peters
Martin CrippsLeon Petrosjan
Eric van DammeRobert Porter
Eddie DekelAndrew Postlewaite
Gabrielle DemangePhilip Reny
Avinash DixitArthur Robson
Pradeep DubeyJoachim Rosenmüller
Françoise ForgesAlvin Roth
Dean FosterAriel Rubinstein
Drew FudenbergAldo Rustichini
John GeanakoplosDov Samet
Allan GibbardLarry Samuelson
Itzhak GilboaMark Satterthwaite
Olivier GossnerDavid Schmeidler
Joe HalpernRoberto Serrano
Sergiu HartYoav Shoham
Jean-Jacques HeringsBrian Skyrms
Carmen HerreroJoel Sobel
Josef HofbauerSylvain Sorin
Matthew JacksonMarilda Sotomayor
Philippe JehielYair Tauman
Ehud KalaiWilliam Thomson
Michihiro KandoriStef Tijs
Paul KlempererFederico Valenciano
David KrepsFernando Vega-Redondo
Vijay KrishnaRakesh Vohra
Ehud LehrerBernhard von Stengel
Barton LipmanJörgen Weibull
George MailathRobert Wilson
Andreu Mas-ColellEyal Winter
Eric MaskinAsher Wolinsky
Preston McAfeeMyrna Wooders
Andrew McLennanPeyton Young
Nimrod MegiddoBill Zame
Paul MilgromShmuel Zamir

Dilip AbreuJean-François Mertens *
Beth AllenPaul R. Milgrom
Robert AndersonDov Monderer
Kenneth J. Arrow*Yoram Moses
Robert J. AumannHervé Moulin
David Austen-SmithShigeo Muto
Michael Bacharach *Roger B. Myerson
Jeffrey S. Banks *John F. Nash, Jr. *
Salvador BarberaAbraham Neyman
David BaronBarry O’Neill
Tamer BasarAkira Okada
Pierpaolo BattigalliMasahiro Okuno-Fujiwara
B. Douglas BernheimMartin J. Osborne
Cristina BicchieriGuillermo Owen
Ken BinmoreThomas R. Palfrey
David Blackwell *Christos H. Papadimitriou
Lawrence E. BlumeT. Parthasarathy
Immanuel M. BomzeFioravante Patrone
Robert BoydBezalel Peleg
Steven J. BramsMotty Perry
Adam M. BrandenburgerHans Peters
V. V. ChariLeon A. Petrosjan
Youngsub ChunCharles R. Plott
John ConwayRobert H. Porter
Vincent P. CrawfordAndrew Postlewaite
Robyn M. DawesJos A.M. Potters
Claude d’AspremontT.E.S. Raghavan
Gerard Debreu *Howard Raiffa *
Eddie DekelAmnon Rapoport
Gabrielle DemangeAnatol Rapoport*
Jacques DrezeStanley Reiter
Pradeep DubeyPhilip J. Reny
Bhaskar DuttaJohn Roberts
Jon ElsterJoachim Rosenmüller
Ronald FaginRobert W. Rosenthal *
John FerejohnAlvin E. Roth
Françoise ForgesAriel Rubinstein
Dean P. FosterDonald G. Saari
James W. Friedman *Dov Samet
Drew FudenbergLarry Samuelson
Jean J. GabszewiczThomas J. Sargent
David Gale *Mark Satterthwaite
Douglas GaleHerbert Scarf *
John GeanakoplosThomas Schelling *
Itzhak GilboaDavid Schmeidler
Daniel GranotAndrew Schotter
Avner GreifReinhard Selten *
Birgit Grodal *Roberto Serrano
Werner GüthMurat R. Sertel *
Joseph Y. HalpernLloyd S. Shapley *
Peter HammondKenneth A. Shepsle
John C. Harsanyi *Benyamin Shitovitz
Sergiu HartYoav Shoham
Carmen HerreroMartin Shubik
Werner HildenbrandKarl Sigmund
John HillasBrian Skyrms
Josef HofbauerVernon L. Smith
Charles A. HoltJoel Sobel
Leo Hurwicz *Hugo Sonnenschein
Tatsuro IchiishiSylvain Sorin
Matthew O. JacksonMarilda Sotomayor
James P. KahanYves Sprumont
Ehud KalaiRobert Stalnaker
Morton KamienRichard E. Stearns
Michihiro KandoriNancy L. Stokey
Mamoru KanekoPhilip Straffin
Yakar KannaiYair Tauman
Hans KeidingWilliam Thomson
Elon KohlbergStef H. Tijs
Daphne KollerJean Tirole
David M. KrepsEric van Damme
Vijay KrishnaJohn B. Van Huyck *
Harold W. Kuhn *Karl Vind *
Mordecai KurzRajiv Vohra
Jean-Jacques Laffont *Rakesh V. Vohra
John O. LedyardBernhard von Stengel
Ehud LehrerRobert J. Weber
Terje LensbergJörgen W. Weibull
David K. LevineMichael Whinston
Nathan LinialCharles A. Wilson
Barton L.LipmanRobert B. Wilson
Deming LiuAsher Wolinsky
William F. Lucas *Myrna Holtz Wooders
George J. MailathElena Yanovskaya
Andreu Mas-ColellShuntian Yao
Michael Maschler *H. Peyton Young
Eric MaskinWilliam R. Zame
Steven A. MatthewsShmuel Zamir
John Maynard Smith *José M. Zarzuelo
Richard D. McKelvey *Eitan Zemel
Nimrod Megiddo


*Deceased