Duke University, Initiative for Science & Society

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Position ID:Duke-Initiative for Science & Society-POSTBACAIFELLOW [#22541, 1420]
Position Title: Assoc in Research, AI Data and Governance
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Tech Policy
Ethics / Cyber or Internet Ethics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/02, finished 2022/12/27, listed until 2022/12/31)
Position Description:   Remote  

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


Duke Science & Society Professor Lee Tiedrich is offering a Post Bac Fellowship (title: "Associate in Research") for the Data Governance Initiative that she is co-launching with Professor Michael Zavlanos of the Pratt School of Engineering. The position initially would extend through June 30, 2023, and might be extended in the future, upon mutual written agreement. 

Work Performed

The work includes (i) researching and writing on topics pertaining to data governance, with the goal of producing a series of publications, (ii) helping Professor Tiedrich coordinate the efforts of research assistants and other faculty involved in the initiative, (iii) planning one or more convenings and managing multi-stakeholder outreach, scheduling ,and related matters, (iv) helping manage engagement with existing and prospective funders, and (v) providing general assistance with the data governance initiative. 

Skills Required

The candidate should have a strong background and interest in ethical technology and data as well as strong writing, inter-personal, and organizational skills. 

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.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
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Box 90222
Durham, NC 27708