Opportunities

Working on a research project and would like input from your peers? Interested in recruiting participants for an upcoming study you are leading? Our opportunities section provides you with the chance to collaborate with the greater RCN community. Send your request to rcn@fpf.org and we will work with you on creating and posting your opportunity.

Bloomberg’s Data Science Academic Engagement Programs

Bloomberg has announced a Call for Proposals for their 2018 Bloomberg Data Science Research Grant Program, inviting academic researchers worldwide to apply for unrestricted gifts that either support research in data science or the creation of, or contributions to, open source software used for data science. Applications must be submitted by March 15, 2018. Grant […]

2018 Global City Teams Challenge (GCTC)

The GCTC program is a collaborative platform for the development of smart cities and communities. The 2018 GCTC, co-hosted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology and U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate, will be the Smart and Secure Cities and Communities Challenge (SC3), encouraging teams to focus on cybersecurity and privacy as the first order concern, as well as […]

Privacy Scholars Fellowship applications to PEP at George Mason University

Program on Economics and Privacy at George Mason University Call for Participation for 2017-2018 Privacy Scholars Fellowship Program The Program on Economics & Privacy (PEP) at George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School invites applications for the 2017-18 Privacy Scholars Fellowship Program. The Privacy Scholars Fellowship Program is designed to support research on the economics […]

NSF Employment Opportunity – Program Director in The Division of Information and Intelligent Systems

The Division of Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS) within the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering at the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces a nationwide search to fill a Program Director position in the following programs: Information Integration and Informatics (III) core program and Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program: The Information Integration […]

CMU Capstone Project Opportunities

Lorrie Cranor, Director of CyLab Usable Privacy and Security Laboratory (CUPS) and co-director of Master of Science in Information Technology—Privacy Engineering at Carnegie-Mellon University is looking to connect her students to possible summer internships and capstone project opportunities. If you have either, please reach out to Lorrie directly at lorrie@cs.cmu.edu. The following is a description […]

Ohio State University Ethical Framework Research Study

Dennis Hirsch, Professor of Law at Ohio State University is leading an interdisciplinary research study on how companies manage the ethical issues raised by their use of big data analytics. This fall, the research team would like to interview those companies that have engaged most thoughtfully with this area. If you are a company interested […]