Social Learning in Artificial Evolutionary Systems
Dr J Borg
Applications accepted all year round
Artificial evolutionary systems, be they simulated or grounded in physical robots, provide a novel and cutting-edge way to investigate the emergence and evolution of adaptive and intelligent behaviours.
The Evolution of Social Behaviour in Spatial Structures
Prof R Hoffmann, Dr S H Chuah
30 April 2019
This PhD project will use behavioural game theory and computer science to examine how social behaviour, norms and conventions evolve in social groups that have a realistic territorial or spatial structure.
Rethinking complexity in facial communication systems
Dr J Micheletta, Prof B Waller, Dr J Duboscq
31 March 2019
Applications are invited for a fully-funded three year PhD to commence in June 2019. The PhD will be based in the Department of Psychology,Centre for Comparative and Evolutionary Psychology and will be supervised by Dr Jérôme Micheletta, Prof Bridget Waller and Dr Julie Duboscq.
Department of Humanities
We welcome proposals in our Humanities disciplines that speak to our interdisciplinary research group themes. American Studies. on any aspect of the history, literature, and culture of the pre-1776 North American colonies, the United States, and the Caribbean.