Thought this might be of interest to someone in the network, I think it is key that if major cultural organizations position themselves in emerging fields that civil society / social movement actors are involved in the definition of these positions… Soenke
UNESCO vacancy for AI & Education projects - temporary assignment
UNESCO is looking for candidate to join their ICT in Education department to work on AI in Education related projects for a period of 3-4 months with a possibility of extension based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding. We are seeking a candidate who has a background in Computer Science or Artificial Intelligence (optionally with specialization on AI in education and learning) and excellent research and writing skills. The main responsibilities will include: Supporting the research and document drafting for the organization of UNESCO AIEd-related publications, as well as providing expertise support for the implementation of UNESCO project activities relating to AI in education and learning.
Candidates will need to have completed / close to completing their Masters/PhD degree in a discipline relevant to the post and demonstrable ability to conduct research and provide expertise in the field. Some experience of teaching/tutorial work in AI / Computer Science / Programming in an international are also desirable requirements for this post.
We are looking for the incumbent to start to work for us as soon as possible.
All interested applicants should send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy of their CV and a short cover letter expressing their interest and relevant experience.