Barbara Russo

Barbara Russo

Barbara Russo is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Computer Science. She was visiting researcher at the Max-Planck Institut für Mathematik in Bonn, Germany and Marie Curie fellow at the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Since 2014, she is coordinating the research area in Software Engineering at the Faculty  Computer Science.
She is founder member of L.E.S.E.R. Laboratory of Empirical Software Engineering Research and responsible of the Makerspace. Since 2006, she is member of ISERN.
She has been program co-chair and program member of international conferences and journals (EMSE, TSE, JSS, ESEJ, IS, IST, etc.). In 2007 she was awarded by the Italian Association for Enterprises for the best example of Public-Private collaboration for having established a Bachelor programme for working students. In 2015, she received the “Reviewer of the year award” for 2014 from the Journal of Strategic Information System Award letter.
Her research interest is in  empirical software engineering and focuses on software reliability and data mining in software engineering.
She can be reached at barbara.russo AT unibz.it. More information on her personal page: http://www.inf.unibz.it/~russo/