Al-Rifaie on BBC

AISB Committee member and Research Fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London, Dr Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie was interviewed by the BBC (in Farsi) along with his colleague Mohammad Ali Javaheri Javid on the 6 November 2014. He was a...


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Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


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AISB Convention 2015

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 Convention will be held at the Uni...


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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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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

LECTURER in HUMAN-COMPUTER INTERACTION, UCL


LECTURER in HUMAN-COMPUTER INTERACTION

Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer in UCL Interaction Centre (UCLIC), UCL.  The post is available from 15th September 2008 for 12 months to cover maternity leave, with a possible extension to 15 months subject to funding.  Salary is in the range 33,561 - 44,194 (inclusive of London Allowance).

UCLIC is a Centre of Excellence in Human Computer Interaction, working collaboratively with industry and the research community and drawing on the best scientific traditions in computer science and psychology.  We offer an advanced Masters course in HCI with Ergonomics which regularly recruits 30-40 high calibre students.  We are seeking to appoint someone with knowledge of cognition and HCI, and with enthusiasm for teaching MSc students and psychology undergraduates.

Applications (e-mail or hard copy) quoting PostID 53206 and including covering letter, CV and Personal Information form (the latter available at http://www.psychol.ucl.ac.uk/info/Personal_Information.doc) should be sent to Richard Young, UCLIC Manager, MPEB 8th floor, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT.  If applying by e-mail, send to r.m.young@ucl.ac.uk, and please submit all requested information in one .pdf file named by your surname (e.g. Smith.pdf).

Further information about UCLIC is on the web at http://www.uclic.ucl.ac.uk/, while interested candidates can also contact Prof Ann Blandford (Director of UCLIC: A.Blandford@ucl.ac.uk, tel. +44 (0)20 7679 0688).

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 2 July.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 20th June 2008.