Biography

I am currently a PhD Candidate at the Department of Computer Science at the University of British Columbia. I am a member of the Software Practices Lab, under the supervision of Gail Murphy My research focuses on investigating how developers communicate and how to recover information from their discussions.

I have received my MSc in computer science in 2016 from the Department of Computer Science at the University of British Columbia, under the supervision of Gail Murphy. My master thesis looked at possible ways to reduce the time needed in the code review process by prioritizing pull requests in different ways.

Interests

  • Software Engineering
  • Human Factors
  • Software Design

Education

  • MSc in Software Engineering, 2016

    University of British Columbia

  • Bachelor of Informatics, 2014

    Università della Svizzera Italiana

Publications

Locating Latent Design Information in Developer Discussions: A Study on Pull Requests
The Structure of Software Design Discussions
What Design Topics Do Developers Discuss?
Removing Stagnation from Modern Code Review

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Sessional Instructor

University of British Columbia

Jan 2020 – May 2020 Vancouver, BC
 
 
 
 
 

Contractor

ACL

Apr 2018 – Oct 2018 Vancouver, BC
 
 
 
 
 

Graduate Research Assistant

University of British Columbia

Jun 2015 – Present Vancouver, BC
 
 
 
 
 

Graduate Teaching Assistant

University of British Columbia

Oct 2014 – Dec 2017 Vancouver, BC

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