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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


Read More...
012345

Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Postdoctoral position in structural proof theory, AUSTRIA


Vienna (Austria)

2-YEAR POSTDOCTORAL POSITION ON STRUCTURAL PROOF THEORY

* The Vienna University of Technology is looking to recruit one
   Postdoctoral Research Assistant to work on the FWF-funded
   project "Nonclassical Proofs: theory, applications and tools", under the
   direction of Agata Ciabattoni.
* The work will take place within the Institute of Computer Languages
   (Theory and Logic group) of the Vienna University of Technology.
* The post is for fixed term appointment of up to 24 months
   and is available from January 2012.
* Applicants should have (or shortly expect to receive) a PhD in
   Mathematics, Computer Science or a closely related field, a strong
   background in structural proof theory, nonclassical logics, and
   knowledge of universal algebra or complexity theory.
   Ability to work independently but also with academic colleagues
   and PhD students, flexibility and teamwork, are all important
   qualifications for this position.
* Further particulars, including details of how to apply, are available
   from: http://www.logic.at/staff/agata/positions.html.
* Potential applicants are also welcome to send informal inquiries to
   Agata Ciabattoni (agata@logic.at)
* The closing date for applications is Thursday, December 1st 2011.