[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Assistant Professor in Cognitive Science at Indiana University

Selma Sabanovic selmas at indiana.edu
Tue Aug 26 09:49:31 PDT 2014


Assistant Professor - Embodied Cognitive Science
Cognitive Science Program
Indiana University

The Cognitive Science Program at Indiana University seeks a tenure track
junior level appointment in the area of embodied cognitive science.
Successful applicants will take a leadership role in the ongoing
development of embodied cognition as a research and teaching focus of the
program.  Indiana University has a strong history in this area, ranging
from theoretical foundations to computational and robotics modeling, to
experimental approaches in developmental psychology and neuroscience.
Although the emphasis of the position is on computational and/or robotic
modeling approaches to problems in embodied cognition, candidates are
expected to engage with the breadth of experimental programs and
philosophical discussion that make up this interdisciplinary research area.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science, Computer Science or a
closely related field and will join the faculty of a department or school
on the Bloomington campus appropriate to their specific background.
Applicants are expected to have a record that demonstrates an excellent
potential in the areas of research and teaching. Interested candidates
should review the application requirements and submit their applications at
https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/1006.  Questions regarding the
position or application process can be directed to Randall Beer, Cognitive
Science Search Committee, 819 Eigenmann, 1900 E. 10th St., Indiana
University, Bloomington, IN  47406-7512 or cogsrch at indiana.edu. Review of
applications will begin on November 1, 2014 and will continue until the
position is filled. Indiana University is an equal employment and
affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services.  All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age,
ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity,
national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.
Applications from women and minority group members are especially
encouraged.  Information about the program and the university is available
at http://www.cogs.indiana.edu/.

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Selma Šabanović, PhD
Assistant Professor of Informatics
School of Informatics and Computing
Indiana University
901 E. 10th Street Rm. 265, Bloomington, IN 47408
office: (812) 856-0386; fax: (812) 856-1995
web: http://homes.soic.indiana.edu/selmas/
<http://informatics.indiana.edu/selmas>


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