Dr. Andreas Theodorou is a forksare (research fellow) at Umeå University where he is affiliated with the the Responsible AI Research Group led by Prof. Virginia Dignum. He is looking into the techniques and tools needed for the responsible design, implementation, and deployment of intelligent systems. Dr. Theodorou is also an affiliated WASP faculty, where he is the co-lead of the area cluster on Ethical, Legal and Societal Aspects of AI.
Outside academic research, Dr. Theodorou is the CEO of the research spin-off VeRAI AB. Andreas is also an active member of various AI Governance initiatives (e.g. IEEE SA’ P7001 series, ISO JTC1/42, BSI ART/1).
Prior to his current post, Dr. Theodorou undertook his doctoral studies at the University of Bath Intelligent Systems research group under the supervision of Dr. Joanna J. Bryson. He has held various research and teaching-related positions the University of Bath (2015-18), the Georgia Institute of Technology (2016), and the University of Surrey (2015).