I research the intersections of the Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW) and Software Engineering (SE) areas, mainly on topics related to Open Source Software development.

More in my Research and Teaching Statements

Current Research Topics

  • Support for newcomers to Open Source Software
  • Gender-bias in Open Source Software
  • Behavior of contributors in social coding environments
  • Change coupling/bug prediction
  • Gamification as a way to motivate and retain developers
  • Crowdsourcing software engineering
  • Open Source Software in Education

Partnerships

I am conducting research in partnership with:

Tool

FLOSScoach - a portal to support newcomers to OSS

Check the project in GitLab