Nick Bostrom

Nick Bostrom is Director of the Future of Humanity Institute and Director of the Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology, and also Professor in the Faculty of Philosophy, all at Oxford University. He previously taught at Yale.

Bostrom has a background in physics, computational neuroscience, and mathematical logic as well as philosophy. His current research centers on big picture questions for humanity, with foci on issues in the foundations of probability theory, scientific methodology and rationality, human enhancement, global catastrophic risks, moral philosophy, and consequences of future technology.

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