Duke University, Initiative for Science & Society

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Position ID:Duke-Initiative for Science & Society-AIRA [#21282]
Position Title: AI Research Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Ethics / Cyber or Internet Ethics
Appl Deadline:2022/05/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/02/24, finished 2022/11/05)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Artificial Intelligence Research Associate 
Duke Job Code 1361 

 Duke Law is seeking a full-time Research Associate (or 2 part-time Research Associates) to assist Professor Lee Tiedrich in work with the Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI) focusing on open data and algorithm licensing and other intellectual property issues relating to artificial intelligence. In addition to conducting research and helping to produce GPAI reports to be published in November 2022, the Research Associate(s) will have the opportunity to participate in GPAI IP Subcommittee meetings with experts from around the world. 

 The initial appointment will be through early November 2022, with an opportunity for extension, based on funding and performance. 

 Professor Lee Tiedrich is a Visiting Professor of the Practice at Duke Law School and a Distinguished Faculty Fellow in Ethical Technology with the Duke Initiative for Science & Society. She also serves on the Global Partnership on AI (GPAI) Multistakeholder Expert Group and is the co-chair of the GPAI MEG IP subcommittee. 

 The Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence is a multi-stakeholder initiative which aims to bridge the gap between theory and practice on AI by supporting cutting-edge research and applied activities on AI-related priorities. Built around a shared commitment to the OECD Recommendation on Artificial Intelligence, GPAI brings together engaged minds and expertise from science, industry, civil society, governments, international organizations, and academia to foster international cooperation. 

 • JD, preferably with 2-3 years of work experience in a related field 
• Strong Intellectual Property and Emerging Technology background 
 • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
• Full time preferred, but open to part-time. 
 • Available to start March 2022 

 Application Process 
 Applicants will submit a cover letter, list two references (names, titles, emails), and their resume via Academic Jobs Online. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until a suitable candidate is found. 

 Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Further Info:
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Box 90222
Durham, NC 27708