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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: ( The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

JOB: Oxford Brookes, Senior Research Fellow in Computer Vision and Machine Learning

OMG Senior Research Fellow in Computer Vision and Machine Learning
School of Technology
Starting salary: 35,663 - 38,969, depending on experience 
Working within the Department of Computing and Electronics, this post is
funded (initially for up to three years, but with the possibility of further
extension) partly by Oxford Brookes and partly by OMG, a group that includes
companies such as Vicon, 2d3 and Yotta ( The
position holds a very light teaching load for the first three years. The
successful candidate would be expected to produce world leading research,
supervise graduate students and apply for research funding, as well as to
work with and advise OMG on their algorithm development. 
You will be required to: 
 undertake independent research in computer vision 
 assist in technological development and transfer for product development
for OMG 
 produce high quality publications of RAE/REF returnable level quality 
 prepare research grant applications and identify sources of funding 
 undertake PhD and masters supervision, and teach on masters modules in
artificial intelligence and computer vision 
You should have: 
 a PhD, or equivalent research experience, in computer vision or machine
 a very strong background in computer vision/machine learning 
 research experience, demonstrated by publication 
Training in teaching methods is provided for those without relevant
Ref: 005/16573/AAP 
Closing date: 27 October 2008