Open Calls

The vision of The Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program – Humanities and Society (WASP-HS) is to realize excellent research and develop competence on the opportunities and challenges of artificial intelligence and autonomous systems with a strong investment on research in humanities and social science.


Call for Affiliated PhD students 2021 is now open!
The Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program – Humanity and Society (WASP-HS) hereby announces a call for PhD students to be affiliated with the WASP-HS Graduate School. The purpose of the WASP-HS affiliated student program is to provide the opportunity for a limited number of PhD students at Swedish universities not funded by WASP-HS to be part of the WASP-HS Graduate School. The deadline for application is 15th October. To learn more about the rules and application process, please click here.

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Our current Open Calls

PhD Position in Designing Human-AI Collaborations for Health and Wellbeing
The doctoral student position is a part of the UMeHealth research environment and is focused on the interactions between humans and AI. The goal of the research is to develop knowledge related to human-centered AI together with end-users through various forms of participatory methods.
Apply to Umeå University. Application Deadline: September 30, 2021


PhD Position on Implications of Human-AI Interactions
The doctoral student position is a part of the UMeHealth research environment and is focused on the interactions between humans and AI, such as how individuals may influence and collaborate with AI-based systems.
Apply to Umeå University. Application Deadline: September 30, 2021



Follow the link to see previous calls.