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Santa Fe Institute Job Openings

Thank you for your interest in the Santa Fe Institute. We post announcements to this employment web page only when we have an opening. Please peruse our web site, especially the staff page, for an idea of our size and the range of positions employed.

The deadline for the Director of Human Resources position has passed.  

2017 Omidyar Fellowship.  SFI seeks interdisciplinary postdoctoral scientists for this fellowship. Period of Fellowship is up to 3 years.  

NSF Postdoctoral Fellow for 2017.  SFI seeks a postdoctoral fellow in emergent phenomena in condensed-matter, ecological, and biological systems.  Period of Fellowship is up to 2 years.

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The Santa Fe Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Events News

TONIGHT! The 2016 Ulam Lectures continue with Seth Lloyd on collapse and rebirth at The Information Edge Sept. 27, 2016 -

Tonight, in the second of two lectures over two nights, SFI's Seth Lloyd explores what happens when one system gains an advantage in collecting and processing information – an advantage ...

Happening now at SFI: Ecologists gather the pieces of a first-principles-derived ecological theory Sept. 21, 2016 -

A team of ecologists meets at SFI this week to begin synthesizing an efficient theory that aims toward a more unified understanding of ecology.

Watch the video of Rosalind Picard's SFI Community Lecture Sept. 2, 2016 -

During an SFI Community Lecture in Santa Fe, Rosalind Picard reveals some of the surprises she has discovered at the intersection of human emotion and wearable tech. Watch her talk ...

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