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Open Call for WASP-HS Affiliated PhD Students 2023

Published: April 27, 2023

Participants at the AI for Humanity and Society 2023 workshops. Photo: Charlotte Carlberg

The Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program – Humanities and Humanity (WASP-HS) announces an open call for affiliated PhD students. The accepted PhD students will be affiliated with WASP-HS and thereby take part in the courses and events of the WASP-HS Graduate School. Deadline to apply is June 8.

The WASP-HS Graduate School provides courses and other activities that will establish a common ground which will allow the exchange of ideas, problem formulations, and solutions between the students. The graduate school aims to build the foundation for future ground-breaking research with a focus on:

  • Studying the challenges, opportunities and consequences of AI and autonomous systems 
  • How humanities and social sciences can inform research in AI and autonomous systems 
  • How AI techniques can be used to advance the humanities and social sciences

PhD students can now apply to be affiliated with the WASP-HS Graduate School and thereby take part in the courses and events that WASP-HS offers.

Eligibility criteria

In order for PhD students to be affiliated with the WASP-HS Graduate School, the following requirements must be met:

  • The student is currently enrolled as PhD student at a Swedish university, with an academic component of at least 80% FTE. 
  • The topic of the PhD research is directly in the area of WASP-HS. 
  • The student has started the PhD studies no earlier than one year from the application date. 
  • The student has a strong academic track record. 

Application

Read more and apply for WASP-HS affiliated PhD student 2023. The deadline to apply is 8 June.