MIRI is hiring a managing editor and one or more writers. Here's the job listing. We're accepting applications until March 13th.

I am the Communications Manager at MIRI and I'm the hiring manager for these positions. I'm happy to answer questions.

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[-]Zane2mo20

I think I could be a good fit as a writer, but I don't have much in the way of writing experience I can show you. Do you have any examples of what someone at this position would be focusing on? I'm happy to write up a couple pieces to demonstrate my abilities.

Writers at MIRI will primarily be focusing on explaining why it's a terrible idea to build something smarter than humans that does not want what we want. They will also answer the subsequent questions that we get over and over about that.