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

Post-Doctoral Fellow in Bioinformatics/Computational Biology, USA

Drexel University, Philadelphia

One postdoctoral scientist position is available in my group in biomedical  literature mining, 
biomolecular network mining, bio modeling and simulation, biological data integration etc. 
Experience with data mining, machine-learning, biostatistical analysis is desirable.

Time-limited: , upto 3 years, renew annually depending upon performance. 

Requirement: Ph. D. degree in computational biology, bioinformatics, computer science or related field.  

Competitive candidates will have demonstrated research expertise with strong publication records 
and some grant writing experience in related research Application Instructions

Send CV, three most representative publications, one reference letter from Ph.D. supervisor or 
post-doc mentor   to

Prof. Xiaohua Tony  Hu at

Submission deadline: Sept 20, 2011

The position is available immediately, and remains open until it is filled,  salary is very 

(only promising candidates will be contacted)

Best regards!



Xiaohua Tony Hu, Professor

Editor-in-Chief, Int. Jour. of Data Mining & Bioinformatics

IEEE CS Bioinformatics and Biomedicine Steering Committee Chair

College of Information Science and Technology

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA

Tel: 215-8950551  Fax: 215-8952217