Join us! 12 PhD scholarships available at UQ

Apply Now – applications close 24th October 2021 We are seeking highly motivated PhD researchers to join the Centre for exciting projects with the following industry & government partners: Aginic, Max Kelsen, Allianz Partners, Queensland Department of...

How one scientist is cleaning up the world’s dirty data

Centre Director Professor Shazia Sadiq was featured in this piece by The Brilliant looking at how data underlying algorithms is collected and the biases embedded in them. The way to disrupt this cycle of bias is information resilience, which means understanding how...

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Applications have now closed. Be the first to know about the next round of CIRES PhD Scholarship opportunities, follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn. We’re recruiting! 5 PhD positions available. CIRES is seeking highly motivated PhD researchers to join the Centre...

Fairness, Interpretability, & Diverse Datasets Are Not Enough

The concept of “biased data” is often too generic to be useful.  Through a series of case studies, we will explore what algorithmic bias is, different types (with different causes), and debunk some common misconceptions.  We will cover why algorithmic bias...