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: 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...


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

Assistant professorship (tenure-track) in epistemology, (U.S.A.)

Philadelphia PA

The Department of Philosophy of the University of Pennsylvania seeks to appoint a tenure-track 
assistant professor beginning July 1, 2012.

AOS: Epistemology; AOC: Open. Teaching load: four courses per year, ranging from 
introductory to graduate level, plus customary advising and service.

Applications must be submitted on-line at
[facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=50947] , and must 
include a letter of application, CV, writing sample, and email contact information for 
at least three recommenders, who will then be requested by the University of Pennsylvania 
to upload their recommendations. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2011, and 
continue until the position is filled. We expect to conduct interviews at the Eastern Division 
APA meeting in December. The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal 
opportunity employer.