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 (https://twitter.com/mohmaj) Tu...


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Harold Cohen

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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...


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Computerised Minds. ...

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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...


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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Temporary assistant professorship (80%) in philosophical logic, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS

http://www.uva.nl/over-de-uva/werken-bij-de-uva/vacatures/item/13-288.html

Assistant Professor (80%, 4y) in Philosophical Logic

 The UvA Faculty of Humanities, Department of Philosophy, is looking for an 
Assistant Professor in Philosophical Logic. The ideal candidate for this 
position will have a broad philosophical background, outlook and interests 
and solid experience with teaching logic to philosophy undergraduates.

 We welcome applications from candidates with research expertise in e.g. 
philosophy of logic, philosophy of language and semantics, metaphysics, or 
the history of any of these fields, as well as interests in the interplay 
of logic with other research areas (including the philosophy of science 
and cognitive science). The research of the candidate will be embedded in 
the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC), and must fit its 
research profile.

 The selected candidate is expected to give the Bachelor course Logical 
Analysis ('Logische Analyse') and the thesis course for BA students 
specializing in logic in the Summer semester of 2014. Starting from the 
Academic Year 2015-16 s(he) is also expected to (co-)teach introductory 
courses for the Bachelor in Philosophy.

 Application deadline: 15 october 2013. For more information, see 
http://www.uva.nl/over-de-uva/werken-bij-de-uva/vacatures/item/13-288.html.