Multi-Million Euro Award for Philosopher of Artificial Intelligence

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Vincent C. Müller, currently professor of philosophy and ethics of technology at the Technical University of Eindhoven, was awarded an Alexander von Humboldt Professorship to support his work on the philosophy of artificial intelligence.

The award includes a grant of €3.5 million (approximately $3.96 million), plus matching funds of €1.5 million from the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) university, where he will be taking up a permanent chair in “Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence.”

The award is from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, and is one of the largest of its kind in the world. 

Period1 Dec 2021

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