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...


Lighthill Debates

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



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Graduate Student Teaching Assistantship (4 years) in Computer Science, Leicester (U.K.)

          Graduate Teaching Assistant 0.2 FTE
            Department of Computer Science
	        University of Leicester

3,929 per annum, plus 9,011 maintenance grant and Home/EU fee waiver.
(Salary and maintenance grant currently under review)

   Available from 1 September 2009 to 31 August 2013
                     Ref: S4143

Applications are invited for a Graduate Teaching Assistant in
Computer Science. A Graduate Teaching Assistant is expected to
undertake teaching-related duties within the Department, not
normally exceeding seven contact hours per week during term, while
undertaking research leading to a PhD supervised by a member of

If you wish to apply, please download an application form and
further information from
or contact Personnel Services on or
+44 116 252 5114.

Closing Date: 22 May 2009

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