Carrick Flynn

Carrick Flynn
  • Assistant Director of the Governance of AI Program, Future of Humanity Institute
  • Company: Future of Humanity Institute

The Future of Humanity Institute is a multidisciplinary research institute at the University of Oxford. Academics at FHI bring the tools of mathematics, philosophy, social sciences, and science to bear on big-picture questions about humanity and its prospects. The Institute is led by founding Director Professor Nick Bostrom.

Carrick Flynn is Assistant Director of the Governance of AI Program at the Future of Humanity Institute, focusing on AI strategy, policy, and governance. He studied at Yale Law School, where he received his Juris Doctor and The University of Oregon where he graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Economics and International Studies. He has lived and worked in public interest organizations in the United States, Kenya, Liberia, Timor-Leste, India, Malaysia, Ethiopia, and the United Kingdom. Most recently before coming to FHI, he served as a Lecturer in Law for the LL.M program in Human Rights and Criminal Law at Jimma University in Ethiopia.