[robotics-worldwide] Rutgers seeks Cognitive Science Director
mlittman at cs.rutgers.edu
Tue Feb 9 04:07:18 PST 2010
Members of the robotics community who emphasize the "cognitive"
aspects of their work (perception, language, reasoning) might find
the following opening of interest.
The Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS) at the New Brunswick
Campus of Rutgers University is searching for a new director. The
ideal candidate is an outstanding scholar with proven administrative
abilities and a vision for the future of cognitive science at
Rutgers. A primary goal of the Center is to understand aspects of
intelligent performance such as perception, language processing,
decision making, problem solving, reasoning, learning and knowledge
formation. RuCCS has 22 jointly appointed faculty members and 30
associates who play an active role in the intellectual life of the
Center. The Center promotes the integration of techniques and
knowledge drawn from a wide variety of fields, primarily psychology,
computer science, linguistics and philosophy. The Center offers a
Certificate for graduate students and a minor and major for
Candidates should be at the Full Professor level. Salary is
negotiable. Consideration of applications will begin on March 29, 2010.
Please see the posting at http://ruccs.rutgers.edu/ruccs/jobs.php for
details on the position as well as contact information.
Rutgers is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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