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Prof Maggie Boden

Post:Research Professor of Cognitive Science (Informatics, Centre for Cognitive Science)
Location:CHICHESTER 1 CI162
Personal homepage:Private Webprofile

Telephone numbers
Internal:8386 or 2405
UK:01273 678386 or 01273 606755 ext. 2405
International:+44 1273 678386 or +44 1273 606755 ext. 2405
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Margaret A. Boden OBE ScD FBA is Research Professor of Cognitive Science at the University of Sussex, where she helped develop the world's first academic programme in cognitive science. She holds degrees in medical sciences, philosophy, and psychology, and integrates these disciplines with AI in her research.

She is a Fellow of the British Academy, and of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (and its British and European equivalents).

Her work has been translated into twenty languages. Her books include The Creative Mind: Myths and Mechanisms (1990/2004) and Mind as Machine: A History of Cognitive Science (2006). (AI, Its Nature and Future is in press.)

She has two children and four grandchildren, and lives in Brighton.