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

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...


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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. ...

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 ...


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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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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

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


Research Assistant Professor / Research Scientist position in Face Recognition
 
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 Face Recognition.
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 (www.cbl.uh.edu/URxD).
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).
 
Kiplinger has selected Houston as it's overall #1 Best City to Live, Work, and Play for 2008 and
Forbes as Top 5 Up & Coming Tech City, #1 City for Recent College Grads, and #3 City for Young Professionals.
Houston offers an outstanding environment for research and professional opportunities for growth and collaboration.
UH is an equal employment opportunity employer and smoke-free environment. Women and minority candidates are strongly
encouraged to apply.