Knight Foundation has selected NYC Media Lab as a recipient of funding as part of its new, $3 million "AI for Local News" initiative which is designed to help local news organizations harness the power of artificial intelligence. To best support the "AI for Local News" initiative, NYC Media Lab is hiring a Community & Project Lead.
This position will cultivate a community of practice across newsrooms, universities, startups, and the broader community of those interested in the intersection of AI and journalism. We're looking for amazing candidates who are excited to:
1) Develop a digital platform and newsletter on AI in journalism that offers resources, information, and new knowledge in the field.
2) Launch and manage an "AI & Journalism" innovation challenge to explore emerging applications of AI for local news.
This is a two-year, fixed-term position. Apply now!