Andrew Snyder-Beattie

Director of Research

Andrew Snyder-Beattie is Director of Research at the Future of Humanity Institute, where he coordinates the institute’s research activities, recruitment, and academic fundraising.

While at FHI, Andrew obtained over $2.5m in research funding, led the FHI-Amlin industry research collaboration, and wrote editorials for the Guardian, Ars Technica, and the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists which in total have received over 500,000 readers.  His personal research interests currently include ecosystem and pandemic modelling, anthropic shadow considerations, and existential risk. He holds a M.S. in biomathematics and has done research in a wide variety of areas such as astrobiology, ecology, finance, risk assessment, and institutional economics.