Job Title: Researcher, Research Manager, Director of Research Organization: Social Change Lab Cause Area: Social Movement Research Location: London, U.K., Remote Salary/Pay: £30,000-£45,000
Social Change Lab is hiring! We’re looking for a Researcher or Director of Research to join our small team, and conduct research that addresses crucial social movement questions. We're open to both early-stage or experienced candidates
See more info here: https://www.socialchangelab.org/jobs
Job Title: Chief Financial Officer Organization: Advanced Research and Invention Agency (ARIA) Cause Area: Research Location: London, U.K. Salary/Pay: Competitive
I think this is one of the most exciting opportunities anywhere for an ambitious FD / CFO: come and help build an £800m science funding institution from scratch and expand the frontiers of the possible @ARIA_research
Organization: Forethought Foundation Salary/Pay: £50k-£80k
Will MacAskill's team is hiring a Chief of Staff, a Communications Director, researchers, and writers.
More info: https://www.forethought.org/opportunities?fbclid=IwAR31gfryNBbC4tOfiI1YHRRdGlCLJXOhGRiEIKsfkCygtykfnbqgd5m73OY
Job Title: Research Associate in AI Risk and Foresight Organization: University of Cambridge Cause Area: Risk, Foresight and Governance, particularly with advanced/transformative AI Location: Cambridge, England
Pleased to announce a new postdoc opening with the AI:FAR group at CSER/CFI! We're looking for people interested in risk, foresight and governance, particularly with a view towards advanced/transformative AI. Specific topic will depend on the candidate but there are a number of topics we're active in & interested in doing more on. They include: compute governance; scenarios for mid-term AI impacts; international AI governance, including engagement with China; AI in high-stakes contexts including defence/military; building on recommendations in http://www.towardtrustworthyai.com/
Please share the word widely, and consider applying! I expect this to be an impactful role,building on strong links to UK govt and international bodies,as well as excellent collaborating centres such as @LongResilience and @longtermgov
For more on this group's work, see:https://www.ai-far.org/
Cause Area: Bounties Location: Remote Salary/Pay: $700
🏅💵Super-linear Prize Thread💵🏅
The Good Billionaires Index
$700 to the first group to build this before Sept 16th.
Claim or add to prize here: https://www.super-linear.org/prize?recordId=recTMiZN72VHHTXuX
@ESYudkowsky @KelseyTuoc @Kat__Woods @EmersonSpartz https://twitter.com/esyudkowsky/status/1557844373601038336
Job Title: Future Perfect Fellow Cause Area: Journalism Salary/Pay: $72k
Helloooo!!! Do you love writing about how to make the world a better place? You can be one of THREE new Future Perfect fellows at @voxdotcom. Pay: $72k! Applications open until Sept. 16 😎🤑👽
Job Title: Deputy Director Cause Area: X-Risk Research Location: New York City is preferred, but remote may be an option Salary/Pay: $70-100k
EA job ad: The Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative (BERI) is looking for a deputy director (salary: $70-100k/yr). BERI accelerates x-risk research by helping university researchers buy things and hire people. The director Sawyer Bernath is awesome!
Job Title: Responsable de transferencia de políticas Organization: Riesgos Catastróficos Globales Cause Area: GCR, X-risk Location: remote Salary/Pay: $25,000-50,000 per year
Estamos buscando a un perfil con experiencia en investigación y/o política para ayudarnos a desarrollar politicas en Riesgos Catastróficos Globales para España y paises Latinoaméricanos.
En este puesto te encargarás de:
Realizar entrevistas a investigadores y funcionarios trabajando en gestión de riesgos.
Crear mapas de actores relevantes a la gestión de riesgos catastróficos en Latinoamérica y España.
Escribir revisiones bibliográficas sobre política de RCGs.
Preparar recomendaciones para fortalecer la gestión pública de riesgos catastróficos en paises hispanohablantes.
El/la candidato/a ideal estará familiarizado/a con:
Investigación y gobierno
Gestión de riesgos y desarrollo de políticas
El ecosistema político en Latinoamerica y España
Riesgos catastróficos globales, gobernanza global, geopolítica, economía y/o diplomacia
An opportunity to develop and deliver a first in human study of a novel fluorescent BCG strain designed by Imperial College investigators to help accelerate the development of new vaccines and treatment for tuberculosis:
GHTC is hiring a US Policy & Advocacy officer! Please apply and share with others in your network who are interested in #globalhealth advocacy!
🚨 Awesome job alert! @CNASdc seeks a new Director for its Tech and National Security program. This is one of the best jobs in DC. I know firsthand, because I've had the privilege of serving in that position for the past two years.
This seems like a high-leverage position for someone interested in AI safety to take. You'd control a budget of up to 50M GBP and influence the direction of this program.
Deadline to apply in 4 days.
Do you have experience in Defra and/or parliament and want to do 1-8hrs/wk of contracting for several, possibly non-consecutive weeks at $45USD/hr for @RethinkPriors ?
Please email email@example.com if interested and we can discuss details.
Philosophers hate to hear this, but good philosophy requires numbers.
We want to improve work allocating a philanthropic portfolio across diverse cause areas and we need to hire a Quantitative Researcher to bring the mathematical modeling.
Are you interested in trying to make the world a better place, a current student*, and available this summer?
Want to work with smart, kind people (and me)?
You have until the END OF SUNDAY to fill in your application to be an intern on @open_phil’s GHW cause prioritization!
Toot, toot! All aboard the #StrepA train! Come and work in Melbourne ☕️ with a great team led by Prof. Andrew Steer on unique #StrepA human challenge trial samples 🧪 🧫 🩸 and our exciting ideas for novel immunoassays to boost #StrepA vaccine development (and so much more)!
Hardening pharmaceutical response to pandemics: concrete project seeks project lead!
The team is looking for a project lead who would be excited about hardening pharmaceutical response to pandemics (in a wide sense), details are in this post.
@Riverbed is hiring! We’re looking for an experienced Solutions Engineer, Acceleration - Home Office, Virginia. Come join the Riverbed team! #RiverbedLife #Hiring #Recruitment #jobseeker @effective_jobs @jobsviatweet @MonsterJobs
We are seeking a Deputy Director or Director for our pandemic threats programme in Geneva, Switzerland.
📅 Apply by 28 February 2023: …
#diagnostics #globalhealth #vacancies
#Hiring again! 🎉 We're looking for a Campaign Manager Netherlands to put existential risks on the policy agenda!
Interested in AI Existential Risk, and would you like to help shape the Dutch debate and policy agenda? Then we'd love to hear from you!
We are #hiring again! 🎉
We're looking for an Existential Risk Content Creator (intern):
Stay tuned for one more opening later this week!😀
DIV is hiring! We're USAID's evidence-driven, open innovation fund that identifies, tests, and scales cost-effective development innovations. Bring your skills to the USG to improve evidence use and uptake in global development.
Portfolio Manager roles:
EIP is hiring a Chief of Staff/Chief Operating Officer to lead core operations and drive our network growth and reach. Fully remote-friendly.
🚨 We're hiring a Human Resources Manager! 🚨
The HR Manager will drive the hiring, development, engagement, and retention of our wonderful team at Our World in Data.
→ Full details and to apply:
Deadline: Wed 8th March
This might be the most exciting R&D job anywhere in the world: “imagine your version of the future, then create it”. Apply now to be a founding Programme Director at ARIA👇
The General Longtermism team (aka the team I'm in) at @RethinkPriors is inviting expressions of interest for (co)leading a longtermist project/org incubator. Please apply / share -- available talent is a key uncertainty for us re pursuing this project!
Another new job just opened!
We're looking for a Senior Program Associate to help with forecasting, which includes making grants to support the forecasting community and improving our internal forecasting.
Apply by March 5!
The GHW cause prioritization research team at @open_phil is running an internship program again this summer! We're looking for people interested in learning about/doing research on new causes for us to invest in.
Apply now for two upcoming programs:
1) July-August 2023: large scale global health interventions and biosecurity
2) February-March 2024: farmed animals and global health and development mass media interventions
I've been at Anthropic for over six months now and I'm happy to recommend it to a friend! We're hiring for software engineers to work on our research, product and infrastructure, and particularly you can come work with me on a newly formed✨Tokens Team!
@Riverbed is hiring! We’re looking for an experienced Business Development Representative - Home Office, Massachusetts. Come join the Riverbed team! #jobseeker #Hiring #Recruitment @effective_jobs @jobs3j
Passionate about the 100 Day Mission?💉
Not one, but two, brilliant jobs up for grabs at the International Pandemic Preparedness Secretariat🔥
The brilliant Heulwen Philpot is looking for a Deputy and a Policy Officer to join her, based @wellcometrust.
Python dev needed for a short, self-contained EA project!
We're building topic-specific channels for the Nonlinear Library (eg AI alignment, biosecurity, jobs, animals, etc)
Please like to increase the odds that the right person sees this 🙏
I'm hiring for someone to join the team at @80000Hours!
Every year, people spend over 100,000 hours on our site - people reading and learning about using their careers to address the world’s most pressing problems.
As a content associate, you would:
New job alert: Events producer in London at the Center for Global Development.
Work with the excellent @CGDev comms team to help us run brilliant events - inc in our fantastic Westminster office - that really make a difference to development
The International Pandemic Preparedness Secretariat is looking for volunteers to join an independent expert group, providing input and assurance on the 100 Days Mission. If you know an expert or wish to apply, find out more here 👉
New year, new job?! Looking for a clinician interested in doing some cutting-edge infection research using #humanchallenge with #COVID19. Join a fantastic multi-disciplinary team doing something truly unique. For more info:
Thrilled to announce we’re launching a new Market Shaping Accelerator @UChicago led by @rglenner, Michael Kremer, and Christopher Snyder (@dartmouth). Also with @center4risc, @UChiEnergy, @BeckerFriedman and others...🧵
¡Último día para entrar en la ronda actual de trabajos de @RiesgosGlobales!
Buscamos investigadores, diplómatas, coordinadores y encargados de operaciones.
Our people are our greatest asset. As we scale and grow our recruitment, refine DEI efforts, and strengthen our culture, we need an HR manager who will be critical to helping us attract, retain and motivate a high-performing workforce. #JobAlert
The Forecasting Research Institute now exists (I'm a co-founder).
Its mandate is to advance the science of forecasting for the public good--& is now hiring research and data analysts, content editors, and RAs.
Please spread the word
RP is hiring! Openings for Chief of Staff, Development & Communications close Jan. 8 (Dev & Comms will do a Q&A webinar on Dec. 15). We’re also looking for people to join our Board of Directors (apply by Jan. 13).
ICYMI @EpochAI is hiring, too (Dec. 14).
PSA de que la red de Riesgos Catastróficos Globales 🌎 está buscando personas para un nuevo equipo que trabaje en políticas de riesgo global en Latinoamérica y España.
👥 Son roles de policy, ciencia y tecnología y operaciones
💻 Remoto y full time
We are now hiring Research Assistants! Applications close 14 December, midnight UK time. You can find out further information here:
We've been quietly shaping the founding vision for ARIA & we're ready to recruit our founding team. These vital roles will support our first generation of programme directors.
Chief of Staff
Chief Engagement Officer
Join our research team! Lots of opportunities for both research and technical assistance/advisory work related to international development, cities, and more.
It's been a long eight months at Conjecture.
Much has happened, AI continues to advance, alignment continues to be hard, and we need great engineers (and many other roles!)
We are hiring!
Escape the bay and work on cutting edge AI with us!
Want to be my boss?
@RethinkPriors is looking for new board members - either 3-10hrs/mo or 10-15hrs/wk paid at $40/hr
We're particularly interested in those who have experience scaling organizations or with providing financial+legal oversight
V cool China-facing job in the Ministry of Defence here. Involves challenging the orthodoxy and groupthink of Govt and Secretary of State, and producing strategy papers.
You and SONAC team answer directly to SoS, not to anyone else.
Apply to join my team in Oxford! Applications close next Wednesday (30 Nov). @effective_jobs
CALL FOR PAPERS | 📢
The 3rd Annual Stanford Existential Risks Conference is inviting individuals to submit papers focused on the past, present, and future of X-risk studies.
Deadline for abstract submissions: December 15, 2022
Details in the link below⤵️
8-month programme for ambitious grads interested in AI policy careers in EU.
2 weeks policy training in Brussels, closed Q&As w experts & ~6 month paid placements at leading think tank (e.g. CEPS, The Future Society, German Marshall Fund)
Epoch is hiring!
We are looking for a Research Data Analyst to help us develop datasets that inform us about key trends in machine learning.
This role is fully remote and we can hire in most countries. Apply before December 14th!
Effective Giving is hiring for our Biosecurity Program!
We’re looking for 1-2 Program Associates to work with me on biosecurity grantmaking, strategy, communications & project management.
Opportunity: @effectivegiving is hiring a biosecurity program associate; the org allocated >$30M of grants in 2021, primarily within biosecurity. First round of work test invitations going out in early December.
I know things on Twitter are chaotic right now, but internally @RethinkPriors is doing ok and we still are hiring for this role and need qualified applicants so please consider applying! Applications due by TOMORROW
Come work with me at @open_phil! We are looking for a Lead Researcher to manage researchers on the cause prioritization team -- help us find the best program areas to spend hundreds of millions in the next several years!
If the FTX situation has left your grant-funded project in the lurch, happy to see if @mercatus can help, DM me.
If you’re doing work that was grant funded by SBF/Future Fund and this situation puts you in a potentially difficult situation, please reach out. Will try to help (can do small grants, and connect you to others who can too)
EIP is hiring full-time or part-time early career fellows to support our research, strategy, and field-building work for spring and summer 2023. Fully remote-friendly. Apply by Dec 4!
The Rational Altruism Lab at UCLA has open positions for Ph.D. students motivated to conduct rigorous empirical, theoretical, or computational research in psychology with a high positive social impact ( Apply by December 1.
Do I have any followers with an entertainment/film background looking for some part-time work? A friend of mine needs 10-40 hours of someone's time for ad hoc research projects. Paid!
Hi friends, want to come work with me at Michael Kremer’s Development Innovation Lab at UChicago? Please get in touch! Key skills: writing clearly about economics, managing many priorities, and understanding LMIC contexts. Former IPA and J-PAL folks, I’m looking at you!
A well-funded biotech I really like is hiring for RAs and Scientists who dream about developing therapies against aging and age-related diseases by heading preclinical work; experienced in mouse work (iv/ip injections, blood collection) and passionate about working on aging.
Are you fluent in Japanese or Korean? You could translate EA content! @effective_jobs
Do you want to steer synthetic biology towards a future that is safe and responsible?
Join the @iGEM Responsibility Team! Three job postings are open: Director of Responsibility, Responsibility Program Manager, and Safety & Security Program Officer.
.@CCIdotCity is hiring a Head of Partnerships to help advance charter cities legislation and on-the-ground progress of charter city projects:
Happy Thursday folks! ⚡️
At @nethermindeth have some amazing opportunities awaiting you, check below⬇️ 🧵
Happy Thursday folks! ⚡️
At @nethermindeth have some amazing opportunities awaiting you, check below⬇️ 🧵
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Whitehall is hiring for a v senior China-facing position - Principal Intelligence Analyst (China)
At @fmp_org, we're hiring a strategy consultant - you'll help EA leaders improve their organizational strategy and policy advocacy on some of the most important issues of our time:
For the past few months, I've been running an exciting new venture, 'Policy Foundry'. It's been a massive success so far, and we are looking for a Co-founder and Executive Director to help take the organisation to a new level. Who's in?
Head of Events Production job
Longview are an org I really respect. They advise philanthropists on their giving. One anecdote: Earlier this year they advised filling a whole in nuclear risk funding. Great call!
Cool job alert!
“Our work covers, and goes beyond, ‘traditional’ national security topics such as geopolitical issues and threats to British interests.”
Looking for EA digital marketers for a 1 hour job - $100/h. DM me 🙂
Check out our open jobs! We're hiring for:
- an Executive Assistant for Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
- a Program Operations Assistant for Global Health & Wellbeing
- a Grants Associate for Longtermist Grantmaking
Please apply and share!
🚨CLIMATE JOB ALERT!
Our friends at Effective Altruism Australia Environment are hiring for a Manager of Climate Giving to help Australians maximize the impact of their climate donations.
Bonus: you’ll work closely with the Giving Green team
Maria Bækkelie of @80000Hours told me they list about 1 job a week from @effective_jobs that they wouldn't have seen otherwise.
Great job everyone! And thanks to @nikosbosse for building it.
💼 We're #hiring: CSR seeks a Strategic Foresight Fellow to work across a range of current and future projects at CSR, focusing on forecasting and other methodological approaches to the analysis of converging risks.
➡️ Learn more and apply at:
Please check out this exciting opportunity to join the Ethics Research Team @DeepMind!
The focus of this position is moral & political philosophy. Together we'll tackle some of the hardest questions in AI ethics, including value alignment:
Applications are now open for the newest class of our Emerging Leaders in Biosecurity (ELBI) Fellowship!
#ELBI inspires + connects the next generation of #biosecurity leaders and innovators.
Learn how to apply thru Nov. 11:
Job Title: Senior Data Visualization Engineer Organization: OWID Cause Area: Data Location: Remote Salary/Pay: £390–470 per day
We're hiring for a Senior Data Visualization Engineer!
We're looking for someone who can take ownership of our in-house visualization tool, the OWID Grapher, and help us bring the data on crucial global issues to life.
Deadline: Sun 16 Oct
CEA's Events team is hiring! If you’re passionate about effective altruism, would love organizing events, and want to join an energetic team, apply by October 11th!
❤️ Legal Impact for Chickens, an EA nonprofit, is hiring a litigator to fight factory-farm cruelty! 🐥⚖️
Thank you for promoting EA jobs, @effective_jobs!!
Work with me!
If it's not already plainly evident to you how lit the events team is at CEA right now, you should read this post.
We're seeking high-autonomy, high-output people who can help us build out our global (and very impact) events portfolio.
We are hiring for the Events Team! If you love EAG or if you think it is too small/we are making lots of other mistakes, come and join us and help us figure it out! Happy to chat this weekend if you're in DC!
Please RT: We're hiring for TWO positions at @malengo!
Malengo is a new charity that enables high school graduates from low-income countries to complete a Bachelor's degree in a high-income country. We want to improve the lives of thousands of young people through migration.
Internship applications are now open! We're looking for PhD students interested in AGI safety, causality, and alignment to join us at DeepMind, London for 4-5 months during 2023. If that's you, please apply and/or reach out to me directly
📢#Job alert at @wellcometrust, apply by 29th Sep.
Senior Research Manager sitting in the Infectious Disease team.
Knowledge of pathogen genomic sequencing/ bacterial pathogens🦠 is a strength. Opportunity to work with international partners.
DM with ??
Organization: Open Philanthropy
Check out our open positions! We're hiring for an Executive Assistant for Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness, a Program Officer for Global Health R&D (closing tomorrow!), and more!
Apply and share with anyone who might be interested!
Job Title: Program Lead for Impetus Institute, a New Platform for Metascience Organization: Federation of American Scientists Cause Area: Metascience Location: Washington DC Salary/Pay: $65,000 ‒ $125,000
Very exciting new job with @FAScientists helping them develop a metascience program!
I highly recommend working with @CorreaDan and @MattHourihan whenever possible.
Job Title: Technology Lead Organization: Wellcome Trust Cause Area: Data for Science and Health Location: London, U.K. Salary/Pay: £73k
🚨Super job at @wellcometrust alert! 🚨
➡️ Tech Lead for Infectious Disease
💰£73k, London-centred hybrid role
🧠Lead, shape & execute data & tech funding, influence & partnership activities
👯Smart, collaborative & entrepreneurial team
Apply below! ⤵️
Cause Area: Biosecurity/Biological Risk Location: Remote
Interested in using your career to mitigate global catastrophic biological risks?
Book a 30-minute call with someone working in the field: https://forum.effectivealtruism.org/advice https://twitter.com/imbenclifford/status/1562375575880310784/photo/1
Job Title: Senior Research Associate, Education Organization: Center For Global Development Cause Area: Education Location: London, U.K. or Washington DC, U.S. Salary/Pay: £53,500-£65,000
JOB: *amazing* role going with the @CGDev education programme. London-based (DC also poss) Senior Research Associate
You'll join an all-star team and will work on topics including school violence, foundational learning & gender norms and aspirations
Job Title: Senior Researcher Organization: Institute For Government Cause Area: Government Salary/Pay: £38,000 to £44,000
Interested in effective government? Looking for a new opportunity?
Applications are now open to join our team as a senior researcher.
⏰ Closing date: Wednesday 14 September - find out more https://www.instituteforgovernment.org.uk/job/senior-researcher https://twitter.com/instituteforgov/status/1562031899354308610/photo/1
Job Title: Effective Institutions Project Fellowship Cause Area: Research, Strategy, and Field-Building Location: Remote Salary/Pay: $15-$30/hr
EIP is hiring full-time or part-time early career fellows to support our research, strategy, and field-building work from mid-September through mid-December 2022. Fully remote-friendly. Apply by Sept 9! @effective_jobs
Cause Area: Bounties Location: Remote Salary/Pay: $200
New Prize: $500 for Creating an Effective Job Board
by @NathanpmYoung https://twitter.com/Superlinear_/status/1560564159279902722/photo/1
Job Title: Associate Director for the Office of the Faculty Director
📢 Job alert!
This is a senior role working directly with Michael Kremer on a combination research, policy work, and management.
Great role for someone with substantial experience, looking to work at the intersection of research and policy.
Job Title: Biosecurity Scholarship Organization: Open Phil Cause Area: Research Location: Any Salary/Pay: Competitive
Are you an early-career person interested in reducing large-scale biorisks? Applications for @open_phil biosecurity scholarships are open until October 11. The funding can support graduate programs, think tank internships, independent research & more