The Program Director for Ethical Technology will plan, implement and facilitate curricular, co-curricular, and outreach opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students in collaboration with the Center for Computational Thinking at Duke.
The successful candidate will lead policy initiatives for the Duke Center on Science & Technology Policy on issues ranging from political advertising to antitrust to emerging technologies. Minimum qualifications require a Master’s degree in science, engineering, law, policy, or a field directly related to the position. PhD or JD preferred.
We are seeking a graduate student with web design experience to support data visualization for a research team studying biometrics and immigration. The team has developed a database with law and policy information and created graphic representations in Powerpoint to illustrate policy pathways for stakeholders in various immigration contexts. We aim to translate these static illustrations into an accessible, interactive web-based tool to help the public understand how DNA is used in different immigration proceedings.
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We seek three graduate student research assistants for the summer to support an ongoing investigation of the use of biometrics in immigration policy.Our team is closely examining the law and policy landscape of shaping the use of DNA, facial recognition, and other biometric data in various immigration contexts. Learn More & Apply
Selected interns will work on projects including analyses on topical policy issues relevant to the Office (for e.g. related to requirements for consent, return of results), writing policy briefs, developing content for shared resources for the All of Us program on priority policy and ELSI topics (e.g. FAQs on ELSI issues), literature reviews on topics of interest, including as part of ongoing internal ELSI research projects. Learn More & Apply
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