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Job Opportunities – ANU 3A Institute

The Australian National University’s Autonomy, Agency and Assurance Innovation Institute (3A Institute) is hiring Postdoctoral Research Fellows and Associate Professors. If you want to work collaboratively and across disciplines on a transformative project, make sure you apply:

The ambition of the 3A Institute is to bring together the world’s best researchers from a range of disciplines to build a new applied science around the management of artificial intelligence, data and technology and of their impact on humanity. It is headed by Professor Genevieve Bell, one of the world’s leading technologists and Senior Fellow at Intel Corporation.

 

Cover photo of the 2016 Australian National Research Infrastructure Roadmap: a ~ 2.4 billion year old pyrite grain (FeS2)

Australian national roadmap for research infrastructure

On 12 May 2017, the Australian Government has released a comprehensive roadmap outlining the research infrastructure priorities essential for building Australian research excellence into the future. The full document is available here

It makes 9 key recommendations, including the implementation of a coordinated approach to international engagement and the adoption of nine focus areas:

• Digital Data and eResearch Platforms
• Platforms for Humanities, Arts and Social Science
• Characterisation
• Advanced Fabrication and Manufacturing
• Advanced Physics and Astronomy
• Earth and Environmental Systems
• Biosecurity
• Complex Biology
• Therapeutic Development.