The Faculty of Philosophy is seeking a full-time AI Governance Project Manager with responsibility for coordinating, monitoring and developing the activities of the Centre for Governance of AI. This post is fixed-term for 2 years from the date of appointment, with the possibility of extension, subject to funding.
The Centre for the Governance of AI is undergoing a period of exciting expansion, strategy development and partnership development, and the Project Manager will be an integral part of driving this growth forward.
The successful candidate will be responsible for contributing to the development of GovAI's plans for development and team expansion, in addition to playing a key role in implementing systems and processes to ensure that these plans are executed upon. This includes, but is not limited to, creating opportunities for amplifying the impact of research outputs, research management, establishing partnerships with relevant stakeholders in academia and policymaking circles, and acting as an ambassador for GovAI within Oxford and externally.
This is a challenging role in rapidly expanding areas, requiring the versatility to do what's required to best achieve the centre's goals. The successful candidate will have strong project management experience, interest and ability to contribute to our research agenda, excellent communication skills, and competence in budget management. They will also need a relevant undergraduate degree and have the ability to manage academic research and contribute ideas for new research projects.
Informal enquiries about the post may be addressed to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for this vacancy must be made online. The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 30th September 2020.
You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.