Al-Rifaie on BBC

AISB Committee member and Research Fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London, Dr Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie was interviewed by the BBC (in Farsi) along with his colleague Mohammad Ali Javaheri Javid on the 6 November 2014. He was a...


Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


AISB Convention 2015

The AISB Convention is an annual conference covering the range of AI and Cognitive Science, organised by the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. The 2015 Convention will be held at the Uni...


Yasemin Erden on BBC

AISB Committee member, and Philosophy Programme Director and Lecturer, Dr Yasemin J. Erden interviewed for the BBC on 29 October 2013. Speaking on the Today programme for BBC Radio 4, as well as the Business Report for BBC world N...


Mark Bishop on BBC ...

Mark Bishop, Chair of the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, appeared on Newsnight to discuss the ethics of ‘killer robots’. He was approached to give his view on a report raising questions on the et...


AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: ( The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Rosalind Franklin Fellowships (tenure-track positions for female researchers), Groningen, THE NETHERLANDS

The University of Groningen has 28 tenure track positions now available in its prestigious 
Rosalind Franklin Fellowship programme. The programme is primarily aimed at ambitious women in 
industry, academia or research institutes who have a PhD and aspire to a career towards full 
professorship in a European top research university. We invite talented and creative academics 
to apply.

Since its inception in 1614, the University of Groningen has enjoyed an international reputation 
as a dynamic and innovative centre of higher education offering high-quality teaching and research.
Balanced study and career paths in a wide variety of disciplines encourage the 27,000 students and 
researchers to develop their own individual talents. Belonging to the best universities in Europe 
and by joining forces with prestigious partner universities and networks, the University of 
Groningen is truly an international place of knowledge.

Rosalind Franklin Fellowships
28 Tenure Track positions

are available in the following areas:

Behavioural and Social Sciences
Economics and Business
Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Spatial Sciences
Theology and Religious Studies
Medical and Life Sciences

For more information about these fellowships, the requirements and the procedure for application, 
please visit our website