AISB convention 2017

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Harold Cohen

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Computerised Minds. ...

A video sponsored by the society discusses Searle's Chinese Room Argument (CRA) and the heated debates surrounding it. In this video, which is accessible to the general public and those with interest in AI, Olly's Philosophy Tube ...


Connection Science

All individual members of The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour have a personal subscription to the Taylor Francis journal Connection Science as part of their membership. How to Acce...



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