AI Career Research


  1. Develop an understanding of the diverse ways AI is likely to be utilized in future workplaces.
  2. Research a specific career path of interest and its potential interaction with AI.
  3. Share your findings.


Part 1: Initial Research

  1. Choose a specific career path you are interested in.
  2. Conduct initial research on the current status of AI in that field. Some potential questions to guide your research might include:
    • How is AI currently being utilized in this field?
    • What specific tasks or roles are being automated or assisted by AI?
    • What are the benefits and potential drawbacks of this AI integration?

Part 2: Future Forecasting

Based on your research and understanding of AI capabilities, predict how AI might further influence this career path in the next 10-20 years. Consider the following aspects:

  1. What additional tasks or roles could be automated or assisted by AI?
  2. What new opportunities might arise due to AI integration?
  3. What challenges could professionals in this field face due to increased AI use?

Part 3: Presentation Creation

We’re going to create a collaborative presentation. Open the following Google Slides deck and then add one slide. Share your findings with text and images.

Articles We Found Across the Disciplines

Libraries: Hennig, Nicole, and Daniel Pfeiffer. “A Tech Librarian Explains How to Build AI Literacy,” April 24, 2023.

Computer Science: Cheng, Michelle. “Coding Instructors Are Adding AI to Their Lessons—before AI Replaces Them,” May 8, 2023.

Video: Utilizing AI for Documentary Production – with Basil Shadid and Philip Shane, 2023.

Nursing: University of Calgary. “From curiosity to care: A mindful integration of AI in nursing education,” May 8, 2023.

Sociology: Balmer, Andrew. “A Sociological Conversation with ChatGPT about AI Ethics, Affect and Reflexivity,” May 3, 2023.

Speech: Haynes, James.What ChatGPT and AI can do for speakers,

Psychology: Ruiz, Rebecca. “3 things to know before talking to ChatGPT about your mental health” KJanuary 30, 2023,

Education: Heaven, Will Douglas “ChatGPT is going to change education, not destroy it.” April 6, 2023.

Business: Matt Symonds. “More Diversity and Opportunity, Less Trigonometry – The Future of Graduate Management Education and the GMAT.” April 27, 2023.

Mathematics: Ferlazzo, Larry. “How Teachers Are Using Artificial Intelligence in Classes Today,” May 2, 2023.

Journalism:  Manjoo, Farhad. “ChatGPT Is Already Changing How I Do My Job,” NY Times. April 21, 2023

Journalism:  Carlson, Nicholas. “My editor’s note to the newsroom on AI: Let’s think of it like a ‘bicycle of the mind,” Business Insider. April 13, 2023