Ethics and Human Values in Technology Internship

We are looking for a hard-working, curious and driven university student, who is capable of participating in research projects on ethics of intelligent technologies and conducting analysis of their ethical and societal impacts. We strive to offer this position to a person who is passionate about Slovakia developing trustworthy artificial intelligence.


Responsibilities

  • Communication with experts in the field of digital ethics and AI ethics especially, such as ethical issues around biometric technologies, or biases in artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Assistance in devising tools and methods for ethic-based assessments and audits of AI systems and big data projects
  • Active participation in data ethics workshops with technological teams, particularly in the field of intelligent technologies
  • Continuous study of literature and preparation of materials to be used in scholarly outputs (academic papers, research, conferences, reports, etc.)

Desired Profile

  • Profound interest and passion for AI ethics and questions thereof
  • Completed undergraduate studies (preferably in humanities or social sciences), or student in the final year of bachelor studies
  • Fluency in English
  • Autonomy and leadership (initiative) when it comes to problem solving
  • Fairness, openness and honesty

Type of Internship:

  • Unpaid internship / based on agreement

Interested? Apply now!

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This internship offers an unique opportunity to be part of a research team, and begin your own journey as a researcher. It allowed me to work on meaningful projects of both long and short nature and see the impact. I have been mentored by leading scholars in the field, and gained a breadth of knowledge in cyber law and data ethics. At the same time, I felt that my contribution is valued and I am being given meaningful responsibilities that I can carry out.

Sára Soľarová, Research Intern

Ethics and Human Values in Technology

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This internship has allowed me to pursue my interest in the entanglement of technology and society. I obtained hands-on experience with conducting ethical assessments of AI systems, cooperating with KInIT research teams and industry partners. Coming from a social sciences background, I was provided with a stimulating environment that encourages interdisciplinarity.

Adrián Gavorník, Research Intern

Ethics and Human Values in Technology