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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 Administrative Assistant, Strategic Partnerships has passed.

Head of Education, SFI seeks an energetic, entrepreneurial, collaborative leader to direct its education programs

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

Video: Jordan Ellenberg on the power of uncertainty and contradiction Oct. 19, 2016 -

During an October 18 SFI Community Lecture in Santa Fe, mathematician Jordan Ellenberg explored how math can help us think about the seemingly uncertain matters that dominate our lives. Watch ...

Video: Watch Seth Lloyd's 2016 Ulam Lectures: Birth, collapse, and rebirth at The Information Edge Sept. 29, 2016 -

In two lectures, Seth Lloyd explores what happens when one system gains an advantage in collecting and processing information – an advantage he believes underlies all creation and destruction in our ...

Ecologists gather the pieces of a first-principles-derived ecological theory Sept. 21, 2016 -

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

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