Meet our research team











Visiting Fellows

The institute has the privilege of hosting new visitors each term whose research and expertise enrich the intellectual life of the Institute and the Philosophy Faculty.



Doctoral Candidates



Affiliated Students

Following continuous commitment and participation in the Institute's community due to their strong interest in AI, the Institute is delighted to award the following Oxford students the title of Affiliated Student.



Rhiannon, Marie and Lauren working at an event

Administrative Staff

Head of Administration and Finance - Dr Rachael Sanders - in the Faculty of Philosophy, heads up the Faculty’s professional services team and has oversight of all administrative activities within the wider Faculty.

Administrator - Marie Watson - key contact for visitor and general enquiries, office administration, finance, personnel, public engagement and event logistics -

Admin Assistant - Lauren Czerniawska - contact for event logistics, public engagement and general enquiries -

Events Manager - Paul Evans - key contact for event logistics -


If unsure who to contact, please send your enquiry to the shared inbox at