Haydn Belfield

Academic Project Manager

Centre for the Study of Existential Risk

About Haydn

Haydn is a Research Associate & Academic Project Manager at the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk, and an Associate Fellow at the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence, both at the University of Cambridge. He works on the international security applications of emerging technologies, especially artificial intelligence – and how they can be shaped by government and corporate policies.
He has a background in policy and politics, including as a Senior Parliamentary Researcher to a British Shadow Cabinet Minister, as a Policy Associate to the University of Oxford’s Global Priorities Project, and a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oriel College, University of Oxford.