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James Fox

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James Fox

Doctoral Student

Student, Keble College


Wolfson Building, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QD


I am a second year AIMS CDT student supervised by Alessandro Abate and Michael Wooldridge. Before Oxford, I completed an MSci in Nautral Sciences (Physics) at Christ’s College, Cambridge and spent a summer working as a research intern for ATLAS, CERN. I have also worked for the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk, a think tank dedicated to the study and mitigation of risks threatening human extinction, and several small smart ups. I enjoy teaching - to students of all ages and abilities - and, in my spare time, I’m often running, cycling or debating politics and philosophy. I'm motivated by problems aimed at building safe, scalable and beneficial AI systems.