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 ( Tu...


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...


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...


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 ...


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...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Postdoctoral Associate position in computational logic, Morgantown WV

West Virginia University
Postdoctoral Associate Position in Theory (Computational Logic)

The Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering invites
applications for one postdoctoral position in the field of Computational
Logic with an emphasis on certifying algorithms.
Duties include design and development of certifying algorithms for problems
in combinatorial optimization and logic.

Required qualifications include an earned Ph.D. in theoretical computer
science (with an emphasis on logic) or applied mathematics or a closely
related discipline.

West Virginia University ( is a comprehensive land-grant
research institution enrolling over 28,000 students in 113 degree
programs, including engineering and health sciences.

Interested candidates must send a letter of application, a CV and contact
information for at least three references to
Review of completed applications will commence immediately and the
positions will remain open until filled. A preliminary round of decisions
will be made on July 1.

West Virginia University is and affirmative action, equal opportunity
employer dedicated to building a culturally diverse and plurastic faculty
and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment.

Applications are strongly encouraged from women, minorities, individuals
with disabilities and covered veterans.