Course:  Computational Cognitive Science

Post:  Teaching Assistant

Time in Year:  Course runs in Semester 1, some preparation required prior to start of the semester.

Number of Posts:  1


Teaching Assistant (TA) for Computational Cognitive Science, required to help develop two tutorials on COGENT and its Prolog-like rule language and two tutorials on probabilistic cognitive modelling.  The TA should be willing and able to deliver these tutorials,  and to take responsibility for two assignment-related tutorials, where CCS students will be able to ask general questions about the assignment, or get a review of material relevant to the assignment. The TA will have no marking responsibilities, and the only programming will be in the Prolog-like rule language used in COGENT.

This post is paid at grade UE06, currently upwards of £12.50/hr.  Double time for tutoring.

Total Hours:  60 to 72 hours (depending on student numbers)

Contact:  Sharon Goldwater (

Application:  Apply by email to and copy your email to Sharon so that she knows that you are interested.

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