Ausschreibung Promovierenden-Symposium für Kognitionswissenschaft

Ausschreibung einer finanziellen Unterstützung zur Durchführung eines „Promovierenden-Symposiums für Kognitionswissenschaft“ mit einem selbst zu wählenden thematischen Schwerpunkt, durchzuführen im Frühjahr 2020 Für den Vorstand:  Prof. Dr. Albert Newen, Prof. Dr. Barbara Kaup Die Gesellschaft für Kognitionswissenschaft hat es sich um Ziel gesetzt, die Vernetzung der Promovierenden im Bereich der Kognitionswissenschaft in Deutschland zu fördern. Im […]

CFP Epistemic Planning

2nd CFP: Special Issue of the Artificial Intelligence Journal (AIJ) on Epistemic Planning Note that the submission deadline has been extended to December 1, 2018. Theme and topics Submission Submissions will be open from September 1, 2018 until December 1, 2018 and can be made using the EVISE system: . Authors should select […]

Rudolf-Carnap-Lectures 2018: delivered by T. Metzinger

Rudolf-Carnap-Lectures (RCL) 2018: deliverd by Prof. Thomas Metzinger 7.-9. March 2018, Bochum, Germany ******************* From March 7-9, 2018, the next RCL will be presented by Prof. Thomas Metzinger (Mainz), as always in the context of a Graduate workshop including presentations by PhD students and early postdocs (PhD completed in 2014 or later). Presentations should […]

CfA: 2nd International Rationality Summer Institute

********************************************* Call for applications for all-inclusive stipends: 2nd International Rationality Summer Institute (IRSI2) Kloster Irsee, Germany September 2-14, 2018 ********************************************* Rationality is central to many disciplines, including philosophy, psychology, cognitive science, and economics. This may suggest that research in these fields is conducted in close concert. But researchers in these disciplines unfortunately seldom have […]

Special Interest Group “Explainable AI”

We recently launched a SIG on “Explainable AI” within the Association for Neural-Symbolic Learning and Reasoning. Have a look here for further information: The SIG shall serve as a platform for discussion, announcements, etc. relating to all aspects of explainable and/or interpretable and/or comprehensible AI. Also, we set up a corresponding mailing list, reachable […]

Call for fellowships

Call for fellowships 2018/2019 – Deadline for applications: January 5th, 2018 The Center for Mind, Brain and Cognitive Evolution is a platform at the Ruhr-University Bochum that aims to foster interdisciplinary research projects and support special master-programs at the intersection of philosophy, psychology, psychiatry, computational modelling and neuroscience. We are pleased to announce an international […]

Essay Prize: What is structure?

2017 Essay Prize: What is structure? The Metaphysics of Entanglement Project University of Oxford The Metaphysics of Entanglement Project is pleased to announce their 2017 Essay Prize. The winner of the Prize will receive £250. Topic: What is structure? The concept of structure is central to contemporary debates in many areas of philosophy. In the […]

PhD studentships in infancy research at Lancaster U

PhD studentships in infancy research at Lancaster University, UK 5 PhD studentships in interdisciplinary infancy research for entry in October 2017 See Deadline for applications: 15 February, 2017 Lancaster University, one of the top 10 universities in the United Kingdom, has one of the largest infancy research groups in Europe. Here, we study cognitive, […]

Masterclass by Prof. Dr. Jakob Hohwy

Masterclass by Prof. Dr. Jakob Hohwy Monash University, Melbourne on *Predictive Coding and the Mind* Friday, Saturday | March 3rd-4th, 2017 Start: Friday 12.00 – End: Saturday 13.15 Venue: GA 04/187, Ruhr-Universität Bochum Scientific organization: A. Newen, F. Marchi, T. Schlicht (Bochum); S. Gallagher (Memphis) 1. lecture: Friday 12.00-14.00 /Title/: Prediction error minimization in perception, […]

GK Best Paper Award (2014-2016)

The GK best paper award (€ 250) will be dedicated to the best publication on a cognitive science related topic of a PhD candidate or a junior researcher who has finished their PhD within the last three years. Applications are accepted for papers that have been published or accepted for publication in peer-reviewed journals or […]