AISB Convention 2015

Call for Symposium Proposals: 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 Con...


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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...


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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...


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AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


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Lighthill Debates

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


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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Research Assistant Professor / Research Scientist position in Biometrics, University of Houston, USA


Contact: ioannisk@uh.edu

Research Assistant Professor / Research Scientist position in Biometrics
 
Applications are invited for a Research Assistant Professor / Research Scientist
position at the Computational Biomedicine Lab (www.cbl.uh.edu), University of
Houston in the area of Biometrics.
 
CBL's Face recognition software (URxD) ranked first in the 3D-shape section of
the recent Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) organized by NIST
(http://www.uh.edu/admin/media/nr/2007/07july/073007urxd.html).
 
The Computational Biomedicine Lab provides a unique interdisciplinary research
environment with internationally recognized collaborators. The position entails
research in novel biometrics. The candidate will benefit from mentorship of a
diverse research team and will be exposed to cutting-edge technology.
Applicants should have a doctoral degree in Computer Science, Electrical
Engineering, Applied Mathematics or a related field. The successful applicant will
have solid research, interpersonal, and communication skills. Prior biometrics
experience is required.
 
The position is open immediately and the salary compensation is very
competitive. For consideration, please submit your application preferably in one
single PDF-document including cover letter, a full CV, a statement of research
interests and career goals and the names and email addresses of three
references to ioannisk@uh.edu, with subject line "PDF/RSP: (your name)".
 
For more information please email Prof. Kakadiaris (ioannisk@uh.edu).
Houston offers an outstanding environment for research and professional
opportunities for growth and collaboration, including the largest medical center in
the country. UH is an equal employment opportunity employer and smoke-free
environment. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.