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UNU Macau Opens Up 3 Researcher Positions

UNU Macau is looking for talented researchers to join us in three positions.

UNU Macau is hiring! We are looking for talented researchers to join us in the following three positions.

  • Position 1: Researcher - Artificial Intelligence (PSA contract)

We are looking for a researcher working on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its impact on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The selected candidate is expected to have a multi-disciplinary perspective on Artificial Intelligence, expertise in utilizing AI tools and techniques, and a focus on research application to meet diverse global challenges and policy-relevant issues.

Please find the details below:

https://careers.unu.edu/o/researcher-data-science-ipsa-contract-2

 

  • Position 2: Researcher - Data Science (PSA contract)

Research areas should be related to data science, data policy or data governance and their use applied to topics of focus within the Institute, e.g., Artificial Intelligence, cybersecurity, digital health, computer human interaction. The candidate should have experience with a range of approaches to methodology and data analysis.

Please find the details below:

https://careers.unu.edu/o/researcher-data-science-psa-contract-2-3

 

  • Position 3: Senior Researcher on AI and Team Lead

We are looking for an experienced researcher working on Intelligence (AI) and its impact on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The selected candidate is expected to have a multi-disciplinary perspective on Artificial Intelligence, expertise in utilizing AI tools and techniques, and a focus on research application to meet diverse global challenges and policy-relevant issues.

Please find the details below:

https://careers.unu.edu/o/senior-researcher-on-artificial-intelligence-team-lead-p3-2

 

About UNU Macau

UNU Institute in Macau (UNU Macau) is one of 13 research and training Institutes that comprise the think tanks in the United Nations University (UNU) system. UNU Macau is a research institute at the intersections of digital technology and sustainable development. The Institute conducts policy-relevant research and generates solutions, addressing pressing challenges expressed in the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development through high-impact innovations and the latest technologies. Through its research, the UNU Institute in Macau encourages data-driven and evidence-based actions and policies to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.

One of the Institute’s missions is to nurture the next generation of interdisciplinary computing, information and social scientists, and engineers to be leaders in the field of ICT for development. To this end, the institute seeks to build a team of experts to help deliver the institute’s mission and work plan. The Institute’s research tends to be more applied, and strives for policy impact in the UN system, at international, regional and national levels.

The UNU Institute in Macau is situated in the Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) of China, and it is the only UN entity in the city. Macau is one of the most dynamic regions in Asia, where technological innovations have become an integral part in driving social and economic change. Macau is part of the Greater Bay Area (GBA), that hosts many private sector companies and technological giants that are just a short distance away. Its proximity to China, Hong Kong SAR and other Asian countries such as Japan, Korea, Thailand and Vietnam, provides an exciting opportunity for researchers and experts to maximize the impact of their work.

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