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...


Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Tenured or tenure-track position in analytic philosophy, Tel Aviv, ISRAEL

Position in the Department of Philosophy at Tel Aviv University

The Department of Philosophy at Tel-Aviv University, Israel, invites 
applications for a tenured or tenure-track position in philosophy in the 
analytic tradition. Relevant fields of expertise and competence are the 
philosophy of language, logic, philosophy of mind and analytic 
metaphysics. The position will be effective from October 2014. Rank: Open

The position requires conducting research in the field and teaching 
classes in Hebrew.  Salary and conditions will conform to Israeli 
University regulations. Appointment procedures will be carried out 
according to the rules and regulations of Tel-Aviv University and are 
subject to the approval of the University authorities.

Candidates should send their applications, including a CV and samples of 
publications or other written work, and also arrange for three letters of 
recommendation from senior scholars in the field to be sent directly to: 
Professor Eli Friedlander, Chair, Department of Philosophy, Tel-Aviv 
University, Tel-Aviv 69978, Israel, by May 15th, 

The position is open to candidates holding a doctorate in philosophy or 
candidates who will be awarded the degree before the beginning of their 
employment. The position is open to candidates without any discrimination 
of gender, nationality or ethnic origins. The appointment will be based on 
candidate qualifications and the Department?s needs. Tel-Aviv University 
is not obligated to appoint any of the candidates who apply for the