Contributor biographical information for Superintelligence : paths, dangers, strategies / Nick Bostrom, Director, Future of Humanity Institute, Director, Strategic Artificial Intelligence Research Centre, Professor, Faculty of Philosophy & Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford.


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Nick Bostrom is Professor in the Faculty of Philosophy at Oxford University and founding Director of the Future of Humanity Institute and of the Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology within the Oxford Martin School. He is the author of some 200 publications, including Anthropic Bias (Routledge, 2002), Global Catastrophic Risks (ed., OUP, 2008), and Human Enhancement (ed., OUP, 2009). He previously taught at Yale, and he was a Postdoctoral Fellow of the British Academy. Bostrom has a background in physics, computational neuroscience, and mathematical logic as well as philosophy.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Artificial intelligence -- Philosophy.
Artificial intelligence -- Social aspects.
Artificial intelligence -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Computers and civilization.
Cognitive science.
Artificial intelligence. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00817247
Computers and civilization. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00872888