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TWO 2-YEAR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS AT THE CENTRE FOR REASONING, UNIVERSITY OF KENT
TWO 2-YEAR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS AT THE CENTRE FOR REASONING, UNIVERSITY OF KENT THE ROLE A Research Associate is expected to conduct original research on a research project of the Associate's choice from the three listed below. The Associate will work under the guidance of the project leader, an academic staff member of the Centre for Reasoning. 1. Reasoning in coordination games 2. Reasoning about complex biological systems: analysis and critique 3. Reasoning about evolving computer programs Please visit the following website for further information on the three research projects: http://www.kent.ac.uk/reasoning/projects.pdf THE PERSON You will be educated to PhD or equivalent, and have knowledge of the discipline(s) relating to the chosen research project You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills both written and oral and the ability to plan own day-to-day research activity and workload within the framework of the agreed programme. For further information on the skills and knowledge required, please see the full job description. THE DEPARTMENT The Centre for Reasoning (www.kent.ac.uk/reasoning) is a multi-disciplinary research centre with members from all faculties of the University. It is the University's hub for the study of reasoning, inference and method, broadly construed, and is at the centre of international research efforts in this area. Research projects of Centre members currently cover a wide variety of reasoning-related topics, including causal reasoning, classification and data mining, contextual reasoning, logical reasoning, mathematical reasoning, methodology, and probabilistic reasoning. FURTHER INFORMATION Closing date for applications: 5 June 2009 Interviews are expected to be held on: 3 July 2009 Please visit http://jobs.kent.ac.uk/ entering reference HUM0078 for a full job description and the application procedure. Please visit http://www.kent.ac.uk/reasoning/projects.pdf for more information about the three projects.