Dr. Ron Chrisley

Centre for Cognitive Science/Department of Informatics, University of Sussex

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Ron Chrisley is Reader in Philosophy in the Department of Informatics (School of Engineering and Informatics) at the University of Sussex. He received a Bachelors of Science in Symbolic Systems, with honours and distinction, from Stanford University in 1987. He was an AI research assistant at Stanford, NASA, and Xerox PARC, and investigated neural networks for speech recognition as a Fulbright Scholar at the Helsinki University of Technology and at ATR Laboratories in Japan. In 1997 he received a DPhil in Philosophy from the University of Oxford, and in 1992 he took up a lectureship in Philosophy in the School of Cognitive and Computing Sciences at the University of Sussex. From 2001-2003 he was Leverhulme Research Fellow in Artificial Intelligence at the School of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham. And for over ten years he was an occasional visiting lecturer and researcher at the University of Skövde. Since 2003 he has been the director of the Centre for Cognitive Science (COGS) at the University of Sussex, where he is also on the faculty of the Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science.


by Steve Torrance, Ron Chrisley, Simon Peter van Rysewyk, Matthijs Pontier
doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-08108-3_18, published: 6 September 2014