We offer a full-time PhD-position for 4 years (preferred starting date: January or February 2012). The starting salary will be € 2042,- gross per month in the first year up to € 2612,- gross per month in the last year. Additional benefits include holiday allowance and end-of-year allowance. Also, there will be opportunities to participate in various training courses and to visit national and international conferences and workshops, summer schools etc.
-Master degree in the area of artificial intelligence, human-computer interaction, cognitive science, computer science, game technology or a related discipline< -Knowledge of /experience with building multi-agent systems, behavior modeling, agent reasoning, knowledge representation, ontology specification and other relevant tasks -Experience or interest in cognitive psychology / human behavior research -Good programming skills, preferably in Java (knowledge of Prolog is a plus) -Ability to work in a team -Good oral and written communication skills -Proficiency in English (knowledge of Dutch is a plus)