Information for William MacAskill

Table of contents

Basic information

Item Value

List of positions (6 positions)

Organization Title Start date End date AI safety relation Subject Employment type Source Notes
80,000 Hours President 2011-11-01 [1] William MacAskill was originally named William Crouch
Centre for Effective Altruism Trustee board member [2]
Centre for Effective Altruism Chief executive officer 2016-10-01 2018-01-01 full-time [3], [4]
Centre for Effective Altruism President 2018-01-01 2018-06-01 full-time [4], [5]
Forethought Foundation for Global Priorities Research Director 2018-11-25 full-time [6], [7] See https://forum.effectivealtruism.org/posts/vxwcxwiDKCnyHJhbz/announcing-the-new-forethought-foundation-for-global for the launch post by MacAskill.
Giving What We Can Co-Founder 2009-01-01 [8]

Products (0 products)

Name Creation date Description

Organization documents (0 documents)

Title Publication date Author Publisher Affected organizations Affected people Document scope Cause area Notes

Documents (0 documents)

Title Publication date Author Publisher Affected organizations Affected people Affected agendas Notes

Similar people

Showing at most 20 people who are most similar in terms of which organizations they have worked at.

Person Number of organizations in common List of organizations in common
Julia Wise 3 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism, Giving What We Can
Toby Ord 3 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism, Giving What We Can
Tara Mac Aulay 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Michelle Hutchinson 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Robert Wiblin 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Tom Ash 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
George McGowan 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Laura Pomarius 2 Centre for Effective Altruism, Forethought Foundation for Global Priorities Research
Miranda Dixon-Luinenburg 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
John Patrick Addison 2 Centre for Effective Altruism, Giving What We Can
Niel Bowerman 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Mason Hartman 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Sam Deere 2 Centre for Effective Altruism, Giving What We Can
Caitlin Elizondo 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Larissa Hesketh-Rowe 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Owen Cotton-Barratt 2 80,000 Hours, Centre for Effective Altruism
Barry Grimes 1 Centre for Effective Altruism
Baxter Bullock 1 Centre for Effective Altruism
Edward Davenport 1 Centre for Effective Altruism
Frankie Andersen-Wood 1 Centre for Effective Altruism