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Opportunity at Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)

Enhancing Intelligence Analysts' Sensemaking Capabilities


Airman Systems Directorate, RHW/Adaptive Warfighter Interfaces Group

RO# Location
13.15.14.B8388 Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433


name email phone
Robert Earl Patterson 509-432-3078


This research program will investigate a number of techniques (using artificially intelligent agents) for enhancing human analysts' sensemaking and insight problem solving, which entail a form of mental pattern synthesis and memory re-combination.


Sensemaking; Decision making; Human-machine teaming; Autonomy;


Citizenship:  Open to U.S. citizens
Level:  Open to Postdoctoral and Senior applicants


Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$76,542.00 $4,000.00

$3,000 Supplement for Doctorates in Engineering & Computer Science

Experience Supplement:
Postdoctoral and Senior Associates will receive an appropriately higher stipend based on the number of years of experience past their PhD.

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