Margaret-Anne Storey

Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey
Professor and Canada Research Chair

Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey is a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Victoria, and was Director of the Software Engineering Program from 2015 to 2018. She holds a Canada Research Chair in Human and Social Aspects of Software Engineering and is a member of the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. She also holds the Lise Meitner Guest Professorship at Lund University, Sweden. Dr. Storey was a member of the Health Informatics and Modeling Topic Advisory Group (HIM-TAG) for the World Health Organization, and a Principal Investigator for the National Center for Biomedical Ontology with the National Institutes of Health in the United States from 2005 to 2015. She is a recipient of the Craigdarroch Silver Medal for Research Excellence from the University of Victoria, the NSERC Discovery Accelerator Supplement Award, the IBM CAS Faculty of the Year Award, the IBM Eclipse Innovation Award, and the Advanced System Institute Fellowship.

Dr. Storey's research goal is to understand how technology can help people explore, understand, and share complex information and knowledge. She evaluates and applies techniques from knowledge engineering, social software, and visual interface design to applications such as collaborative software development, program comprehension, biomedical ontology development, and learning in Web-based environments.

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Staff

Cassandra Petrachenko

Cassandra Petrachenko
Lab Tyrant

Cassie is a salty IT professional that manages CHISEL's projects with her magical skills. She is rabid for Rush, fond of fast cars, and captivated by cuisine.

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Researchers

Matthieu Foucault

Matthieu Foucault
Postdoctoral Fellow

Matthieu is a software engineering researcher with a passion for empirical research, statistics and data visualization.

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Matthieu Foucault

Eirini Kalliamvakou
Postdoctoral Fellow

Eirini researches the human factors of collaboration inside modern software companies. Right now she is focused on how development teams manage their work, knowledge, and culture.

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Jorin Weatherston

Jorin Weatherston
Research Programmer & MSc Student

Jorin is a software engineer with an interest in data vis, AR/VR, and HCI. He is from the Sunshine Coast and spends his spare time outdoors exploring the west coast.

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Omar Elazhary

Omar Elazhary
PhD Student

Omar studies the relationship between developers and the automated tools they use. He looks at the tools, practices, and the possible effects they have on collaboration.

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Ying Wang

Ying Wang
MSc Student

Ying has a background in computer science and wireless communication. She is a big fan of traveling and cooking.

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Andreas Koenzen

Andreas Koenzen
MSc Student

Andreas is a professional software developer from Paraguay. He's proficient in Java, Swift, and Python, and has experience programming for iOS devices and Java desktop applications.

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Arman Yousefzade

Arman Yousefzade
MSc Student

Arman has a background in computer science and data mining. He has programming experience with Java desktop applications. He is so excited to start his research.

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Trishala Bhasin

Trishala Bhasin
MSc Student

Trishala is studying computer science and is interested in data analytics. She is fond of reading and exploring different types of cuisines.

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Leon Li

Leon Li
MSc Student

Leon has a background in computer science and network security. He is interested in information visualization, software tools and HCI.

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Neil Ernst

Dr. Neil Ernst
Collaborator

Neil is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at UVic. He studies software architecture, software requirements, and empirical methods in SENG. He was a UVic Vikes rower.

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Daniel German

Dr. Daniel M. German
Collaborator

Daniel is a Professor of Computer Science at UVic. He studies the mining of software repositories, open source, and intellectual property.

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Leif Singer

Dr. Leif Singer
Affiliate Researcher

Previously a postdoc at CHISEL, Leif is now an Affiliate Researcher. At his day job, he works on engagement at Automattic.