AISB convention 2017

  In the run up to AISB2017 convention, I've asked Joanna Bryson, from the organising team, to answer few questions about the convention and what comes with it. Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie ( Tu...


Harold Cohen

Harold Cohen, tireless computer art pioneer dies at 87   Harold Cohen at the Tate (1983) Aaron image in background   Harold Cohen died at 87 in his studio on 27th April 2016 in Encintias California, USA.The first time I hear...


Dancing with Pixies?...

At TEDx Tottenham, London Mark Bishop (the former chair of the Society) demonstrates that if the ongoing EU flagship science project - the 1.6 billion dollar "Human Brain Project” - ultimately succeeds in understanding all as...


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

Associate Professors in Computer Science at Aarhus University, DENMARK

One or more positions as associate professor are available at the
Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University
( starting January 1, 2014.

The department has research groups within "Algorithms and Data
Structures", "Data-Intensive Systems", "Cryptography and Security",
"Mathematical Computer Science", "Logics and Semantics", "Ubiquitous
Computing and Interaction", "Computer-Mediated Activity", "Use, Design
and Innovation", "Programming Languages", "Computer Graphics and Image
Processing" and "Bioinformatics". In addition, we want to build
competences within "Software Engineering / Multicore/ Systems",
"Machine Learning / Data Mining" and "Quantum Informatics".

Applicants are expected to have several years of experience at the
assistant professor level. They must document a strong record of
original research and have teaching experience at
undergraduate/graduate level.

The department has a staff Bbody of 140 people including 28 full and
associate professors, 5 assistant professors, 25 PostDocs and 65 PhD
students. The number of students is approximately 1,000.

Further information can be obtained from head of department Kurt
Jensen ( or vice head of research Mogens Nielsen

Please apply online at
before August 15, 2013.