AISB Convention 2015

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AISB YouTube Channel

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Lighthill Debates

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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Two postdoctoral research assistantships in automated verification and synthesis, Oxford, U.K

Two Grade 7 postdoctoral research assistant posts are available to work
under the direction of Professor Marta Kwiatkowska in the Department of
Computer Science, University of Oxford.

The positions are available in the field of automated verification and
synthesis in association with the ERC Advanced Investigator Grant
?VERIWARE: From software verification to everyware verification?
( Applicants should include a supporting statement
which summarises how they would contribute to the project. Priority will
be given to candidates who can strengthen and/or broaden existing
activities of VERIWARE.

Both positions are available immediately. Any queries about the posts
should be addressed to

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday, 31st May 2013.

For further details and to apply please visit:

Professor Marta Kwiatkowska
Fellow of Trinity College
Department of Computer Science
University of Oxford
Wolfson Building, Parks Road
Oxford, OX1 3QD

Tel: +44 (0)1865 283509

Personal Assistant: Jordan Summers
Tel: +44 (0)1865 610650