Ethics in AI Institute Director (EXPIRED)
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford
|Job category||Faculty (open rank) / Tenured, continuing or permanent|
|AOS||a strong publication record relevant to the field of Ethics in AI|
Philosophy of Computing
|Organization's reference number||144108|
|Location||Oxford, England, United Kingdom|
Ethics in AI Institute Director
The University of Oxford has launched a major initiative in Ethics in AI, leading to the establishment of an Institute for Ethics in AI, to be based in the Stephen A. Schwarzman Centre for the Humanities, under the aegis of the Faculty of Philosophy. The Institute will build upon the University’s world-class capabilities in the humanities to lead the study of the ethical implications of artificial intelligence and other new computing technologies.
The University now seeks a Director for the Institute to provide intellectual vision and to give strategic leadership to the Institute, as it establishes its research programmes and related activities. The post will be open to academics with an international reputation and wide-ranging research and leadership profile within Ethics in AI.
The Director will be the public face of the Institute and will oversee its activities, playing a substantive role in developing the Institute’s relations with its fellows and students; within the Humanities Division; across the collegiate University; with external bodies and the wider public; as well as the Institute’s Advisory Council. The Director will have oversight of the efficient and effective administration of the Institute. The Director will report to the Philosophy Faculty Board Chair.
The ideal candidate will have:
A PhD/DPhil in a field relevant to the activities of the Institute.
Applications must be made online via the Oxford University jobs website (vacancy ID: 144108) where further particulars for the post are available. Applicants will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of their online application.
The deadline for all applications is 12.00 noon (UK time) on 15 January 2020.
The University of Oxford is an equal opportunities employer.
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://my.corehr.com/pls/uoxrecruit/erq_jobspec_d...|
|Hard deadline||January 15, 2020, 12:00pm BST|
|Web address for more information||https://www.jobs.ox.ac.uk/|
|Contact name||Emma Harte|
|Time created||December 3, 2019, 10:38am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||January 15, 2020, 12:00pm BST|
|Expired on||January 16, 2020, 12:46pm BST|
|Last updated||January 16, 2020, 7:46am EST|
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