Employer: Foresight Institute

The Foresight Institute advances crucial science and technology for the long-term flourishing of life. We believe that, in addition to directly addressing existential risks, one relatively neglected area for impact is to directly support differential technology development in areas that make great futures more likely.

We are looking for a Crypto & Web 3 Lead to help our institute expand into the Web 3 space.

About the Role

  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Status: Contract or Employee, 25% 100%, depending on availability
  • Compensation: Based on experience
  • Typical hours: Flexible schedule
  • Work Location: Remote


  • Computer, crypto security, private communications
  • Gitcoin bounties for challenges created by Foresight’s technical programs in longevity, nanotechnology, neurotechnology, space, and computing
  • Foresight DAO efforts to decentralize funding allocation
  • NFT gallery for direct patronage of our fellows
  • Exploring new funding mechanisms for our technical programs, including quadratic funding, retroactive funding, dominant assurance contracts, and more
  • Exploration and lead of new avenues for a crypto-economic decentralization of Foresight’s efforts
  • Lead in communication of Foresight’s efforts to the crypto-community, at in-person conferences, on Discord, and in other relevant groups
  • Outreach and onboarding of interested crypto contributors and potential funders

Skills required

  • Familiarity with the concepts and platforms described above
  • Diligence, security mind-set and reliability
  • Financial and crypto-economics literacy
  • We are especially interested in applicants who are active participants in main projects and relevant communities (IRL, on Discord, Reddit etc)
  • We are especially interested in applicants who have done crypto-fundraising before
  • We are especially interested in applicants who have excitement for, and some familiarity with long-term world-improvement through fields such as longevity, nanotechnology, neurotechnology, space and computing


  • You will be part of a small, decentralized highly dynamic team
  • Live where you like, all-time zone compatible
  • No prescribed work hours, we will work with your schedule
  • You help us to continue and expand on advancing technologies for beneficial futures
  • Participate in biotech, molecular machines, computer science, neurotech, space tech working groups on advancing technologies for beneficial long-term futures
  • Invitation to relevant local in-person events
  • We will do our utmost to help you achieve your potential and personal goals