About the show

The 80,000 Hours Podcast features unusually in-depth interviews with people working to solve the world’s most pressing problems. We invite guests pursuing a wide range of career paths – from academics and activists to entrepreneurs – to share their wisdom, so that you can better understand the world and have a greater impact with your career.

The 80,000 Hours Podcast is produced and edited by Keiran Harris. Get in touch with feedback or guest suggestions by emailing keiran at 80000 hours dot com.

What is 80,000 Hours?

80,000 Hours is a non-profit dedicated to helping people have a larger positive social impact with their careers. If you’re new here, learn how we think about social impact career choice by reading our online guide.

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Rob Wiblin

About Rob Wiblin

Rob studied both genetics and economics at the Australian National University (ANU), graduating top of his class and being named Young Alumnus of the Year in 2015.

He worked as a research economist in various Australian Government agencies, before joining the Centre for Effective Altruism in Oxford, first as Research Director and then Executive Director. In 2015 he joined the 80,000 Hours team in California as Research Director.

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