About the IAI


The Institute of Art and Ideas is the organisation behind HowTheLightGetsIn. For information about how you can work for the IAI, please see the IAI jobs page.

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Development Executive

We are looking for two full time Development Executives to join the team at the start of our 2013-2014 year. The development team is closely allied to the overall strategic goals of the organisation and the senior management team.  As the role develops there is the potential for you to have input into our overall strategy.

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IAI is looking to recruit a full time Researcher with expertise in natural science and/or philosophy to join the teamThe Researcher will play a key role in devising and creating next year's HowTheLightGetsIn programme, identifying appropriate topics for debate within contemporary philosophy and science, drafting titles and blurbs, researching and booking philosophers and scientists and promoting the HowTheLightGetsIn festival online.

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Internship Opportunities

We are offering a range of short-term internships at our London offices. These include opportunities in events, marketing, music, web, PR, radio, journalism and film & video. You will be working in a team which creates, devises, and organises a whole range of events from talks and debates in the fields of philosophy and art to music, performance and film.

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