Dr Guenther Ruhe - Software Engineering Decision Support Laboratory


PhD Position available for September 2017:

Looking for applicants who are enthusiastic about conducting research in software engineering. Emphasis is on analytical methods supporting decison-making. Besides a very good track record, successful applicants differentiate themselves by their work ethics, their desire to work under a competitive environment, their ability and intention to collaborate with others, and their openness to new and emerging research topics.
Please submit your cv and a record of your research experience!

Three accepted papers at ICSE 2017:

M. Nayebi, H. Cho, H. Farrahi, G. Ruhe: App Store Mining Is Not Enough - Analyzing Tweets in support of Mobile App Development.

M. Nayebi, M. Marbouti, R. Quapp, F. Maurer, G. Ruhe: Crowdsourced Exploration of Mobile App Features : A Case Study of the Fort McMurray Wildfire.

R. Saremi, Y. Yang, G. Ruhe, D. Messinger: Leveraging Crowdsourcing For Team Elasticity: An Empirical Evaluation at TopCoder.

General Chair of the 26th IEEE International Requirements Engineering Conference 2018 (RE 2018), Banff, Alberta, Canada

NSERC Collaboration Research and Development Project with BRIGHTSQUID, Calgary

Some Former Events

Technical Briefing at ICSE 2016:

International Conference on Software Engineering®,
May 14-22, 2016, Austin, Texas, USA

15 Years at the University of Calgary - Congratulations from President Elisabeth Cannon

General Co-Chair at ESEIW 2015:

ESEIW 2015 - October 19-23, 2015 - Beijing, China.

Keynote at SEKE 2015:

The 27th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering
Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, Pittsburgh,
USA July 6 - July 8, 2015

HICSS 2015:

Minitrack: Analytical Software Project Management.

Keynote at PROFES 2014:

The 15th International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement
10-12 December 2014, Helsinki, Finland

Track Co-Chair: Search-based Software Engineering at

2014 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2014) July 12-16, 2014, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Watch the presentation at Microsoft Research:
The Battle for the Right Features - The Art and Science of Product Release Planning

Produced by: Microsoft Research, June 24, 2010, Redmond (USA)