We have opened researcher positions across all our research strands and levels of seniority. Our big picture research focuses on the long-term consequences of our actions today and the complicated dynamics that are bound to shape our future in significant ways. These positions offer talented researchers freedom to think about the most important issues of our era in an environment with other brilliant minds willing to constructively engage with a broad range of ideas. Applications close 19th October 2020, noon BST.
We are looking for researchers interested in the following topics:
- Foundational Deep Future Topics / Global Priorities Research,
- Centre for the Governance of AI,
- Technical AI Safety,
We are hiring researchers across our levels of seniority:
Researchers: You will hold a first degree, with evidence of research potential in a relevant field. You would be expected to pursue independent research projects, with little guidance from more experienced team members. For the Researcher positions apply here.
Research Fellows: You will have a Bachelors and/or Masters degree with at least two years of research experience and evidence of research potential in a relevant field for your specialism. You would possess sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline to pursue independent tracks, with an ability to manage your own research and related activities with little guidance. For the Research Fellow positions apply here.
Senior Research Fellows: You would hold a relevant Ph.D. with either post-qualification research experience or equivalent experience in a non-academic setting. You would have a strong publication record or equivalent experience in a non-academic setting. Excellent candidates can set up their research teams, under the guidance of the Director. For the Senior Research Fellow positions apply here.
If you aren’t sure which two grades applies to you, then please apply to both of them, and we will consider you for the right one.