Eva Tardos is the Jacob Gould Schurman Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Cornell University. She was elected to the National Academy of Engineering, the National Academy of Science, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is an ACM Fellow and INFORMS Fellow. She is the recipient of Packard, Sloan Foundation, and Guggenheim fellowships. Her research is in the areas of algorithms and algorithmic game theory, the subarea of theoretical computer science theory of designing systems and algorithms for selfish users.