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Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl

https://www.etis.ee/CV/Dietmar_Pfahl/est
9.01.1963
737 5432
dietmar.pfahl@ut.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.09.2017–...   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut, tarkvaratehnika professor (1,00)
01.01.2008–...   
University of Calgary, Schulich School of Engineering; Adjunct Professor (0,10)
02.03.2016–31.01.2018   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut, tarkvaratehnika dotsent (1,00)
01.01.2016–01.03.2016   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut, tarkvaratehnika dotsent (1,00)
01.02.2013–31.12.2015   
Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Arvutiteaduse instituut, tarkvaratehnika dotsent (1,00)
01.01.2010–31.12.2012   
Lund University; Associate Professor (Docent) of Software Engineering
01.01.2008–31.12.2009   
Simula Research Laboratory; Research Scientist
01.01.2008–31.12.2012   
University of Oslo, Institute of Informatics; Adjunct Professor (0.20)
01.01.2005–31.12.2007   
University of Calgary, Schulich School of Engineering; Assistant/Associate Professor of Software Engineering
01.01.2001–31.12.2005   
Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering; Department Head
01.01.1996–31.12.2001   
Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering; Project Manager/Group Leader
01.01.1993–31.12.1996   
Siemens AG, Corporate Research; Research Engineer
01.01.1992–31.12.1992   
German Aerospace Research Establishment (DLR); Junior Scientist
01.01.1987–31.12.1991   
Siemens AG, Corporate Production and Logistics; Engineer
 
 
Haridustee
1998–2001   
PhD
1981–1986   
MSc
1969–1981   
School
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2018−...   
Program Director of the international master's degree program "Software Engineering"
2018−...   
Member of the Steering Committee of the ESEC/FSE conference
2018−2018   
Participation as faculty member in the EKKA assessment of the PhD program ‘Computer Science’, University of Tartu
2017−2017   
Member of Hiring Committee for the position of Associate Professor in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2017−2017   
Member of Hiring Committee for the position of Researcher in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2016−2016   
External member of the assessment committee for the position of ‘Assistant Professor in Software Engineering’ at the University of Southern Denmark, The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute, Odense, Denmark
2016−2016   
Member of a focus group on ‘Good Management Practice’, University of Tartu
2016−2018   
Member of the advisory board for the curriculum of the MSc degree “Software Engineering” (head of committee: Prof. Marlon Dumas), University of Tartu
2015−2015   
Member of Hiring Committee for the position of Assistant in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2015−2015   
One of five representatives of academic teaching staff Institutional Accreditation of the University of Tartu
2015−2015   
Head of Master’s Student Appeal Committee, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2014   
Member of Hiring Committee for Researcher Position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2014   
Member of Hiring Committee for Senior Lecturer position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2014   
Member of Hiring Committee for Senior Researcher position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2018   
Member of Terminology Committee, University of Tartu
2014−2018   
Member of Master's and Bachelor's Defense Committee, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2013−2013   
Chair of Hiring Committee for Senior Lecturer position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2007−2007   
Member of Hiring Committee in the Dept. of Geomatics Engineering (Dean’s nominee), Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2007−2007   
Member of Departmental Committee on Undergraduate Studies, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2007−2007   
Member of Faculty Committee on Undergraduate Studies, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2007−2007   
Program Director “BSc in Software Engineering”, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2006−2007   
Library Coordinator, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2019, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Researcher of the Year 2019 -- Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2019, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, ACM Distinguished Paper Award at the ICSSP'2019 conference for the paper "What are hybrid development methods made of? An evidence-based characterization"
2016, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Researcher of the Year 2016 -- Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2015, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Appointed Senior Member of the IEEE
2006, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Appointed Senior Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
1996, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Fraunhofer IESE Award for project excellence
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
ETIS KLASSIFIKAATOR: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.6. Arvutiteadused; CERCS KLASSIFIKAATOR: P175 Informaatika, süsteemiteooria; TÄPSUSTUS: Software Engineering
 
 
Lisainfo
Reviewer for scientific journals:
• ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR: 2017)
• Annals of Software Engineering (ASE: 2001)
• Automation in Construction (AUTOCON: 2009)
• Communications of the ACM (CACM: 2018)
• Computing in Science and Engineering (CiSE: 2013-2014)
• Empirical Software Engineering (ESE: 2008, 2010, 2014-2020)
• European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR: 2000)
• IEEE Software (SOF: 2005, 2008)
• IEEE Transactions on Education (2014)
• IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE: 2002-2004, 2010-2013, 2015-2016, 2019)
• International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (IJSEKE: 2012)
• Information and Software Technology (IST: 2001, 2004-2019)
• Information Systems Frontiers (ISF: 2009)
• Journal of Software: Evolution and Process (JSEP: 2012-2019)
• Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution: Research and Practice (JSME: 2010-2011)
• Journal of Systems and Software (JSS: 1999-2008, 2011-2019)
• Journal of Web Engineering (JWE: 2009)
• Science of Computer Programming (SCP: 2013)
• Software Process: Improvement and Practice (SPIP: 2002-2009)
• Software Quality Journal (SQJ: 2005, 2012, 2016)
• Software Testing, Verification and Reliability (STVR: 2015)
• Transactions on Software Engineering Methodology (TOSEM: 2012-2013)
Steering committee memberships:
* ESEC/FSE (2018-2021)

Program committee membership:
• Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering, technical track (ICSE 2021)
• International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2020)
• Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering and Applications (ICSOFT-EA 2016-2020)
• Internat’l conference “Evaluation & Assessment in Software Engineering” (EASE 2012-2020)
• Scientific track of the “Software Quality Days”, Vienna, Austria (SQD 2012-2020)
• Internat’l Conference on Software and Systems Process (ICSSP 2011, 2013-2014, 2016-2017)
• International workshop “Requirements Engineering and Testing” (RET 2014-2018)
• Internat’l conference “Product Focused Software Process Improvement” (PROFES 2005-2019)
• Internat’l symposium “Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement” (ESEM 2008-2020, Posters: 2007)
• Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering, track “Software Engineering in Practice” (ICSE/SEIP 2017)
• Internat’l conference “Business Process Management” (BPM 2016-2017)
• Internat’l workshop “Open Innovation in Software Engineering” (OISE 2015)
• Internat’l workshop “Replication in Empirical Software Engineering Research” (RESER 2010-2013)
• Internat’l workshop “Software-Qualitätsmodellierung und –bewertung“ (SQMB 2008-2011)
• Special track “Software Process and Product Improvement (SPPI)” ( EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications – SEAA 2006, 2009-2011)
• Internat’l workshop “Empirical Requirements Engineering” (EmpiRE 2011)
• Internat’l Conference on Advanced Software Engineering (ICASE 2011)
• Internat’l Conference on Software Process (ICSP 2007-2010)
• Internat’l workshop “Learning Software Organisations“ (LSO 2001, 2005-2006, 2008-2010)
• Internat’l conference “Engineering of Computer-Based Systems“ (ECBS 2002-2009)
• Internat’l conference on computer science and software engineering (CASCON 2008)
• Internat’l conference on Software Technologies and Processes (STeP 2008)
• Internat’l workshop “Software Engineering for Large Scale Computing” (SELSC 2008)
• IASTED internat’l conference “Software Engineering” (IASTED-SE 2005-2008)
• Internat’l workshop “Computational Science in Software Engineering” (CSSE 2006-2007)
• Internat’l workshop “Realising Evidence-Based Software Engineering” (REBSE 2007)
• Internat’l workshop “Event-Based IT Systems” (EBITS 2007)
• Internat’l “Workshop Series on Empirical Software Engineering” (WSESE 2005-2007)
• Internat’l workshop “Software Engineering Decision Support“ (SEDECS 2003-2006)
• IASTED internat’l conference “Software Engineering Applications” (IASTED-SEA 2005-2006)
• Internat’l joint workshop on “Software Process / Software Process Simulation Modeling“ (SPW/ProSim 2006)
• Internat’l conference “Computing and Informatics” (ICOCI 2006)
• Special session “Value-based Software Engineering” ( 32st EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications – SEAA 2006)
• Internat’l workshop “Value-based Software Engineering” (VBSE-DSS 2006)
• Internat’l workshop “Software Process Simulation Modeling“ (ProSim 1999, 2003-2005)
• Internat’l conference on the “Quality of Software Architectures” (QoSA 2005)
• Internat’l conference on “Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems” – Invited session on “Knowledge-Based Technology in Web-Based Education” (KES 2005)
• Internat’l workshop “(Virtual) Communities of Practice within Modern Organizations“ (CoP 2003)
• ACIS Internat’l conference “Computer and Information Science“ (ICIS 2002)
• Internat’l conference “Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing“ (SDNP 2002)
• Internat’l workshop “Individual and Organizational Learning for Software Improvement“ (INOR 2001)
Editor-in-Chief:
* SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes (since 07/2019)

Editorial boards:
• Information and Software Technology (since 01/2017)
• Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, John Wiley & Sons (since 01/2012)
• Software Process: Improvement and Practice, John Wiley & Sons (from 02/2007 to 12/2011)
• International Journal of Patterns, http://www.ijop.org/en/home.html (from 06/2007 to 12/2011)
• Journal of Computer Science, Science Publications (Regional Editor, from 01/2004 to 12/2009)
Other service activities:
2019:
• General Co-Chair (with Marlon Dumas) of the European Software Engineering Conference (FSE/ESEC 2019) in Tallinn, Estonia
* Tutorial Co-Chair (with Mathias Galster) of the International Conference on Product Focused Software Process Improvement (PROFES 2019) in Barcelona, Spain
2018:
• PC Co-Chair Full Research Papers of the International Conference on Product Focused Software Process Improvement (PROFES 2018) in wolfsburg, Germany
2017:
• Workshop Co-Chair (with Rudolf Ramler) of the International Conference on Product Focused Software Process Improvement (PROFES 2017) in Innsbruck, Austria
• Guest Co-editor (with Michael Felderer) of a special issue on data analytics for greener software development in the journal Information and Software Technology (IST)
2016:
• Invited Guest Co-Editor (with Marco Kuhrmann) for a special issue with selected papers from ICSSP 2015 in the Journal of Software: Process and Evolution (JSEP)
2015:
• General Chair of the International Conference on Software and System Process (ICSSP 2015) in Tallinn, Estonia
• Program Co-Chair for short papers & posters of the internat’l symposium “Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement” (ESEM 2015)
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement) and PROFES (International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement)
• Representative of the University of Tartu (SE group) in the International Software Engineering Research Network (ISERN)
• Co-organiser of plenary session at ISERN on the topic ‘ISERN Reading List’
• Reviewer of a research proposal for the Austrian Science Foundation (ASF)
2014:
• Co-chair of HICSS-48 mini-track ‘Analytical Project Management’ (with Guenther Ruhe)
• Representative of the University of Tartu (SE group) in the International Software Engineering Research Network (ISERN)
• Co-organiser of plenary session at ISERN on the topic ‘ISERN Reading List’
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement), ICSSP (International Conference on Software and Systems Process), and PROFES (International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement)
2013:
• Member of a delegation of University of Tartu to China supporting the marketing for the ‘International Masters of Software Engineering’ programme by conducting several presentations/workshops (two in Shanghai and two in Beijing)
• Co-Organiser of Open Space session at ISERN on the topic ‘Experience with conducting Statistical Process Control (SPC) in software organisations; potential for future research’ – with Guenther Ruhe
• Co-Organiser of ICSE workshop SE-CSE (Internat’l Workshop of Software Engineering in Computational Science and Engineering) in San Francisco, USA – with Jeffrey Carver, Roscoe Bartlett, Tom Epperly, Ian Gorton, Michael Heroux, Lorin Hochstein, Valerie Maxville, Damian Rouson, Jonathan Sillito
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
2012:
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement) in Lund, Sweden
• Invited Guest Editor for a special issue in the Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, collecting the best papers of ICSSP 2011 – with David Raffo (to appear in 2013)
• External on-site evaluator of a research project funded by the Science Foundation Ireland
• Appointed Assessor (external expert) of European Union research projects in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• External evaluator of research proposals submitted to the Hong Kong Research Council
2011:
• Program Co-Chair of ICSSP (Internat’l Conference on Software and Systems Process) – with Li Zhang
• Co-Organiser and Co-Chair of 9th International Advanced School of Empirical Software Engineering (IASESE) in Banff, Canada – with Andreas Jedlitschka
• Track Co-Chair of SEAA-SPPI – with Paul Grünbacher and Rick Rabiser
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement) in Banff, Canada
• Appointed Assessor (external expert) of European Union research projects in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• External evaluator of research proposals for the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation (RPF), “Information Technologies” Action of the “Information and Communication Technologies” Programme
2010:
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement)
• Appointed Assessor (external expert) of European Union research projects in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
2009:
• General Chair of ICSP (Internat’l Conference on Software Process) in Vancouver, Canada
• Session Chair at ICSP
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
2008:
• Program Co-Chair of ICSP (Internat’l Conference on Software Process) – with Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ICSP
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement)
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• Appointed Reviewer (external expert) of a SFI (Science Foundation Ireland) Principal Investigator Programme grant application
2007:
• Program Co-Chair of ICSP (Internat’l Conference on Software Process) – with Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ICSP
• Invited Guest Editor of a special issue on software process modeling and simulation for the journal Software Process: Improvement and Practice – with David Raffo, Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement)
• Additional Reviewer for ESEM
2006:
• Program Co-Chair of SPW/ProSim (Internat’l Software Process Workshop/Internat’l Workshop on Software Process Simulation) in Shanghai, China – with Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ProSim
• Publicity Chair Canada for PROFES (Internat’l Conference on Product-Focused Software Development) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
• Invited Guest Editor of a special issue on software process modeling and simulation for the journal Software Process: Improvement and Practice – with David Raffo, Qing Wang
• Invited member of the IEEE/CIS-ISATC SE (Intelligent Systems Applications Technical Committee of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society – "Software Engineering") Task Force
2005:
• Program Co-Chair and Publicity Chair of ProSim – with David Raffo, Iona Rus, Paul Wernick
• Invited Guest Editor of a special issue on software process modeling and simulation for the journal Software Process: Improvement and Practice – with David Raffo, Ioana Rus, Paul Wernick
• Additional Reviewer for ISESE 2005
2004:
• Program Co-Chair and Publicity Chair of ProSim – with David Raffo, Iona Rus, Paul Wernick
• Session Chair at ProSim
• Session Chair at PROFES (Internat’l Conference on Product-Focused Software Development)
• Session Chair at SEKE (Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering)
• Reviewer of SWEBOK (Software Engineering Book of Knowledge), Trial Version 1.0
• Education Knowledge Area Volunteer and Internal Reviewer of “Software Engineering 2004 – Curriculum Guidelines for Undergraduate Degree Programs in Software Engineering”, a joint ACM/IEEE initiative for developing a Computing Curriculum in Software Engineering (CCSE)
2003:
• Program Co-Chair and Publicity Chair of ProSim – with David Raffo, Iona Rus, Paul Wernick
• Session Chair at ProSim
2000:
• Organizer and Chair of Panel Session “Corporate Software Engineering Knowledge Networks. How Can They Improve Training of the Workforce in Software Organisations?” at PROFES

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Juhendatud järeldoktorid

  • 01.01.1994−30.06.1994 Dr. Helene Waeselynck "Using system dynamics simulation for software project management support" Siemens Corporate Research
  • 01.06.2003−31.05.2004 Dr. Gabriela Avram "Using wikis and social media in support of knowledge management and continuing learning" Fraunhofer IESE
  • 01.05.2017−31.08.2019 Dr. Ezequiel Scott "Better Decision Support in Agile Software Development with Software Analytics" Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu

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Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl

https://www.etis.ee/CV/Dietmar_Pfahl/eng
9.01.1963
737 5432
dietmar.pfahl@ut.ee
Professor
Institute of Computer Science
University of Tartu
Estonia

Career

Institutions and positions
01.09.2017–...   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Computer Science, Professor of Software Engineering (1,00)
01.01.2008–...   
University of Calgary, Schulich School of Engineering; Adjunct Professor (0,10)
02.03.2016–31.01.2018   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Computer Science, Associate Professor in Software Engineering (1,00)
01.01.2016–01.03.2016   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Computer Science, Associate Professor in Software Engineering (1,00)
01.02.2013–31.12.2015   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Institute of Computer Science, Associate Professor in Software Engineering (1,00)
01.01.2010–31.12.2012   
Lund University; Associate Professor (Docent) of Software Engineering
01.01.2008–31.12.2009   
Simula Research Laboratory; Research Scientist
01.01.2008–31.12.2012   
University of Oslo, Institute of Informatics; Adjunct Professor (0.20)
01.01.2005–31.12.2007   
University of Calgary, Schulich School of Engineering; Assistant/Associate Professor of Software Engineering
01.01.2001–31.12.2005   
Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering; Department Head
01.01.1996–31.12.2001   
Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering; Project Manager/Group Leader
01.01.1993–31.12.1996   
Siemens AG, Corporate Research; Research Engineer
01.01.1992–31.12.1992   
German Aerospace Research Establishment (DLR); Junior Scientist
01.01.1987–31.12.1991   
Siemens AG, Corporate Production and Logistics; Engineer
 
 
Education
1998–2001   
PhD
1981–1986   
MSc
1969–1981   
School
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2018−...   
Program Director of the international master's degree program "Software Engineering"
2018−...   
Member of the Steering Committee of the ESEC/FSE conference
2018−2018   
Participation as faculty member in the EKKA assessment of the PhD program ‘Computer Science’, University of Tartu
2017−2017   
Member of Hiring Committee for the position of Associate Professor in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2017−2017   
Member of Hiring Committee for the position of Researcher in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2016−2016   
External member of the assessment committee for the position of ‘Assistant Professor in Software Engineering’ at the University of Southern Denmark, The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute, Odense, Denmark
2016−2016   
Member of a focus group on ‘Good Management Practice’, University of Tartu
2016−2018   
Member of the advisory board for the curriculum of the MSc degree “Software Engineering” (head of committee: Prof. Marlon Dumas), University of Tartu
2015−2015   
Member of Hiring Committee for the position of Assistant in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2015−2015   
One of five representatives of academic teaching staff Institutional Accreditation of the University of Tartu
2015−2015   
Head of Master’s Student Appeal Committee, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2014   
Member of Hiring Committee for Researcher Position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2014   
Member of Hiring Committee for Senior Lecturer position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2014   
Member of Hiring Committee for Senior Researcher position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2014−2018   
Member of Terminology Committee, University of Tartu
2014−2018   
Member of Master's and Bachelor's Defense Committee, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2013−2013   
Chair of Hiring Committee for Senior Lecturer position in Software Engineering, Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2007−2007   
Member of Hiring Committee in the Dept. of Geomatics Engineering (Dean’s nominee), Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2007−2007   
Member of Departmental Committee on Undergraduate Studies, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2007−2007   
Member of Faculty Committee on Undergraduate Studies, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2007−2007   
Program Director “BSc in Software Engineering”, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
2006−2007   
Library Coordinator, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2019, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Researcher of the Year 2019 -- Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2019, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, ACM Distinguished Paper Award at the ICSSP'2019 conference for the paper "What are hybrid development methods made of? An evidence-based characterization"
2016, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Researcher of the Year 2016 -- Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
2015, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Appointed Senior Member of the IEEE
2006, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Appointed Senior Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
1996, Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt Pfahl, Fraunhofer IESE Award for project excellence
 
 
Fields of research
ETIS CLASSIFICATION: 4. Natural Sciences and Engineering; 4.6. Computer Sciences; CERCS CLASSIFICATION: P175 Informatics, systems theory ; SPECIFICATION: Software Engineering
 
 
Additional information
Reviewer for scientific journals:
• ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR: 2017)
• Annals of Software Engineering (ASE: 2001)
• Automation in Construction (AUTOCON: 2009)
• Communications of the ACM (CACM: 2018)
• Computing in Science and Engineering (CiSE: 2013-2014)
• Empirical Software Engineering (ESE: 2008, 2010, 2014-2020)
• European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR: 2000)
• IEEE Software (SOF: 2005, 2008)
• IEEE Transactions on Education (2014)
• IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE: 2002-2004, 2010-2013, 2015-2016, 2019)
• International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (IJSEKE: 2012)
• Information and Software Technology (IST: 2001, 2004-2019)
• Information Systems Frontiers (ISF: 2009)
• Journal of Software: Evolution and Process (JSEP: 2012-2019)
• Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution: Research and Practice (JSME: 2010-2011)
• Journal of Systems and Software (JSS: 1999-2008, 2011-2019)
• Journal of Web Engineering (JWE: 2009)
• Science of Computer Programming (SCP: 2013)
• Software Process: Improvement and Practice (SPIP: 2002-2009)
• Software Quality Journal (SQJ: 2005, 2012, 2016)
• Software Testing, Verification and Reliability (STVR: 2015)
• Transactions on Software Engineering Methodology (TOSEM: 2012-2013)
Steering committee memberships:
* ESEC/FSE (2017-2021)

Program committee membership:
• Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering, technical track (ICSE 2021)
• International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2020)
• Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering and Applications (ICSOFT-EA 2016-2020)
• Internat’l conference “Evaluation & Assessment in Software Engineering” (EASE 2012-2020)
• Scientific track of the “Software Quality Days”, Vienna, Austria (SQD 2012-2020)
• Internat’l Conference on Software and Systems Process (ICSSP 2011, 2013-2014, 2016-2017)
• International workshop “Requirements Engineering and Testing” (RET 2014-2018)
• Internat’l conference “Product Focused Software Process Improvement” (PROFES 2005-2019)
• Internat’l symposium “Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement” (ESEM 2008-2020, Posters: 2007)
• Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering, track “Software Engineering in Practice” (ICSE/SEIP 2017)
• Internat’l conference “Business Process Management” (BPM 2016-2017)
• Internat’l workshop “Open Innovation in Software Engineering” (OISE 2015)
• Internat’l workshop “Replication in Empirical Software Engineering Research” (RESER 2010-2013)
• Internat’l workshop “Software-Qualitätsmodellierung und –bewertung“ (SQMB 2008-2011)
• Special track “Software Process and Product Improvement (SPPI)” ( EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications – SEAA 2006, 2009-2011)
• Internat’l workshop “Empirical Requirements Engineering” (EmpiRE 2011)
• Internat’l Conference on Advanced Software Engineering (ICASE 2011)
• Internat’l Conference on Software Process (ICSP 2007-2010)
• Internat’l workshop “Learning Software Organisations“ (LSO 2001, 2005-2006, 2008-2010)
• Internat’l conference “Engineering of Computer-Based Systems“ (ECBS 2002-2009)
• Internat’l conference on computer science and software engineering (CASCON 2008)
• Internat’l conference on Software Technologies and Processes (STeP 2008)
• Internat’l workshop “Software Engineering for Large Scale Computing” (SELSC 2008)
• IASTED internat’l conference “Software Engineering” (IASTED-SE 2005-2008)
• Internat’l workshop “Computational Science in Software Engineering” (CSSE 2006-2007)
• Internat’l workshop “Realising Evidence-Based Software Engineering” (REBSE 2007)
• Internat’l workshop “Event-Based IT Systems” (EBITS 2007)
• Internat’l “Workshop Series on Empirical Software Engineering” (WSESE 2005-2007)
• Internat’l workshop “Software Engineering Decision Support“ (SEDECS 2003-2006)
• IASTED internat’l conference “Software Engineering Applications” (IASTED-SEA 2005-2006)
• Internat’l joint workshop on “Software Process / Software Process Simulation Modeling“ (SPW/ProSim 2006)
• Internat’l conference “Computing and Informatics” (ICOCI 2006)
• Special session “Value-based Software Engineering” ( 32st EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications – SEAA 2006)
• Internat’l workshop “Value-based Software Engineering” (VBSE-DSS 2006)
• Internat’l workshop “Software Process Simulation Modeling“ (ProSim 1999, 2003-2005)
• Internat’l conference on the “Quality of Software Architectures” (QoSA 2005)
• Internat’l conference on “Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems” – Invited session on “Knowledge-Based Technology in Web-Based Education” (KES 2005)
• Internat’l workshop “(Virtual) Communities of Practice within Modern Organizations“ (CoP 2003)
• ACIS Internat’l conference “Computer and Information Science“ (ICIS 2002)
• Internat’l conference “Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing“ (SDNP 2002)
• Internat’l workshop “Individual and Organizational Learning for Software Improvement“ (INOR 2001)
Editor-in-Chief:
* SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes (since 07/2019)

Editorial boards:
• Information and Software Technology (since 01/2017)
• Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, John Wiley & Sons (since 01/2012)
• Software Process: Improvement and Practice, John Wiley & Sons (from 02/2007 to 12/2011)
• International Journal of Patterns, http://www.ijop.org/en/home.html (from 06/2007 to 12/2011)
• Journal of Computer Science, Science Publications (Regional Editor, from 01/2004 to 12/2009)
Other service activities:
2019:
• General Co-Chair (with Marlon Dumas) of the European Software Engineering Conference (FSE/ESEC 2019) in Tallinn, Estonia
* Tutorial Co-Chair (with Mathias Galster) of the International Conference on Product Focused Software Process Improvement (PROFES 2019) in Barcelona, Spain
2018:
• PC Co-Chair Full Research Papers of the International Conference on Product Focused Software Process Improvement (PROFES 2018) in wolfsburg, Germany
2017:
• Workshop Co-Chair (with Rudolf Ramler) of the International Conference on Product Focused Software Process Improvement (PROFES 2017) in Innsbruck, Austria
• Guest Co-editor (with Michael Felderer) of a special issue on data analytics for greener software development in the journal Information and Software Technology (IST)
2016:
• Invited Guest Co-Editor (with Marco Kuhrmann) for a special issue with selected papers from ICSSP 2015 in the Journal of Software: Process and Evolution (JSEP)
2015:
• General Chair of the International Conference on Software and System Process (ICSSP 2015) in Tallinn, Estonia
• Program Co-Chair for short papers & posters of the internat’l symposium “Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement” (ESEM 2015)
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement) and PROFES (International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement)
• Representative of the University of Tartu (SE group) in the International Software Engineering Research Network (ISERN)
• Co-organiser of plenary session at ISERN on the topic ‘ISERN Reading List’
• Reviewer of a research proposal for the Austrian Science Foundation (ASF)
2014:
• Co-chair of HICSS-48 mini-track ‘Analytical Project Management’ (with Guenther Ruhe)
• Representative of the University of Tartu (SE group) in the International Software Engineering Research Network (ISERN)
• Co-organiser of plenary session at ISERN on the topic ‘ISERN Reading List’
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement), ICSSP (International Conference on Software and Systems Process), and PROFES (International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement)
2013:
• Member of a delegation of University of Tartu to China supporting the marketing for the ‘International Masters of Software Engineering’ programme by conducting several presentations/workshops (two in Shanghai and two in Beijing)
• Co-Organiser of Open Space session at ISERN on the topic ‘Experience with conducting Statistical Process Control (SPC) in software organisations; potential for future research’ – with Guenther Ruhe
• Co-Organiser of ICSE workshop SE-CSE (Internat’l Workshop of Software Engineering in Computational Science and Engineering) in San Francisco, USA – with Jeffrey Carver, Roscoe Bartlett, Tom Epperly, Ian Gorton, Michael Heroux, Lorin Hochstein, Valerie Maxville, Damian Rouson, Jonathan Sillito
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
2012:
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement) in Lund, Sweden
• Invited Guest Editor for a special issue in the Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, collecting the best papers of ICSSP 2011 – with David Raffo (to appear in 2013)
• External on-site evaluator of a research project funded by the Science Foundation Ireland
• Appointed Assessor (external expert) of European Union research projects in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• External evaluator of research proposals submitted to the Hong Kong Research Council
2011:
• Program Co-Chair of ICSSP (Internat’l Conference on Software and Systems Process) – with Li Zhang
• Co-Organiser and Co-Chair of 9th International Advanced School of Empirical Software Engineering (IASESE) in Banff, Canada – with Andreas Jedlitschka
• Track Co-Chair of SEAA-SPPI – with Paul Grünbacher and Rick Rabiser
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement) in Banff, Canada
• Appointed Assessor (external expert) of European Union research projects in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• External evaluator of research proposals for the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation (RPF), “Information Technologies” Action of the “Information and Communication Technologies” Programme
2010:
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement)
• Appointed Assessor (external expert) of European Union research projects in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
2009:
• General Chair of ICSP (Internat’l Conference on Software Process) in Vancouver, Canada
• Session Chair at ICSP
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
2008:
• Program Co-Chair of ICSP (Internat’l Conference on Software Process) – with Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ICSP
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement)
• Appointed Evaluator (external expert) of European Union research proposals in the area of Life Long Learning (LLP/Key Activity 3 – ICT)
• Appointed Reviewer (external expert) of a SFI (Science Foundation Ireland) Principal Investigator Programme grant application
2007:
• Program Co-Chair of ICSP (Internat’l Conference on Software Process) – with Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ICSP
• Invited Guest Editor of a special issue on software process modeling and simulation for the journal Software Process: Improvement and Practice – with David Raffo, Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ESEM (ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement)
• Additional Reviewer for ESEM
2006:
• Program Co-Chair of SPW/ProSim (Internat’l Software Process Workshop/Internat’l Workshop on Software Process Simulation) in Shanghai, China – with Qing Wang
• Session Chair at ProSim
• Publicity Chair Canada for PROFES (Internat’l Conference on Product-Focused Software Development) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
• Invited Guest Editor of a special issue on software process modeling and simulation for the journal Software Process: Improvement and Practice – with David Raffo, Qing Wang
• Invited member of the IEEE/CIS-ISATC SE (Intelligent Systems Applications Technical Committee of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society – "Software Engineering") Task Force
2005:
• Program Co-Chair and Publicity Chair of ProSim – with David Raffo, Iona Rus, Paul Wernick
• Invited Guest Editor of a special issue on software process modeling and simulation for the journal Software Process: Improvement and Practice – with David Raffo, Ioana Rus, Paul Wernick
• Additional Reviewer for ISESE 2005
2004:
• Program Co-Chair and Publicity Chair of ProSim – with David Raffo, Iona Rus, Paul Wernick
• Session Chair at ProSim
• Session Chair at PROFES (Internat’l Conference on Product-Focused Software Development)
• Session Chair at SEKE (Internat’l Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering)
• Reviewer of SWEBOK (Software Engineering Book of Knowledge), Trial Version 1.0
• Education Knowledge Area Volunteer and Internal Reviewer of “Software Engineering 2004 – Curriculum Guidelines for Undergraduate Degree Programs in Software Engineering”, a joint ACM/IEEE initiative for developing a Computing Curriculum in Software Engineering (CCSE)
2003:
• Program Co-Chair and Publicity Chair of ProSim – with David Raffo, Iona Rus, Paul Wernick
• Session Chair at ProSim
2000:
• Organizer and Chair of Panel Session “Corporate Software Engineering Knowledge Networks. How Can They Improve Training of the Workforce in Software Organisations?” at PROFES

Projects in progress

Completed projects

Dissertations under supervision

Supervised dissertations

Supervision of postdoctoral researchers

  • 01.01.1994−30.06.1994    Dr. Helene Waeselynck  "Using system dynamics simulation for software project management support" (Siemens Corporate Research)
  • 01.06.2003−31.05.2004    Dr. Gabriela Avram  "Using wikis and social media in support of knowledge management and continuing learning" (Fraunhofer IESE)
  • 01.05.2017−31.08.2019    Dr. Ezequiel Scott  "Better Decision Support in Agile Software Development with Software Analytics" (Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu)

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IUTIUT20-55Andmepõhine tarkvaraarenduse ja äriprotsesside juhtimine01.01.201431.12.2019Marlon DumasTartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut1 173 600,00 EUR
1.2.3.4.MHVFI18105RHea teaduse edendamine uurimistöö tulemuste kasutamisel tõenduspõhises otsuste langetamises: fookuses mittemeditsiinilised uuringud01.05.201830.04.2021Margit SutropTartu Ülikool, Humanitaarteaduste ja kunstide valdkond, filosoofia ja semiootika instituut162 250,00 EUR
TKAlamprojektTAR16013 (EXCITE) (TK148)IT Tippkeskus EXCITE01.09.201601.03.2023Maarja KruusmaaTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Infotehnoloogia teaduskond, Biorobootika keskus; Cybernetica AS2 121 014,65 EUR
TKSLTAT16148T (TK148)IT Tippkeskus EXCITE (TK148)01.01.201601.03.2023Jaak ViloTartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut1 446 840,73 EUR
MUUSMTAT13158 (13030140)Osalemine Baltimore'is toimuvas töötoas "Annual workshop of the International Software Engineering Research Network (ISERN)" ja Calgary ülikooli külastus04.10.201314.10.2013Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt PfahlTartu Ülikool; Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Arvutiteaduse instituut1 681,33 EUR
MUUSMTAT14044 (7-3.2/10-14)Osalemine Nanjingis toimuval konverentsil International Conference of Software and Systems Process 2014 (ICSSP)24.05.201428.05.2014Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt PfahlTartu Ülikool; Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Arvutiteaduse instituut1 296,28 EUR
2.2.2.MLTAT18310Software Test Automation using Mutation Testing, project AnGenM01.09.201831.12.2018Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt PfahlTartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut1 152,00 EUR
1.2.5.MLTAT20029Strateegiline tarkvaratehnika01.01.202031.12.2022Dietmar Alfred Paul Kurt PfahlTartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut54 148,80 EUR
PRGPRG887Äriprotsesside korralduslik seire01.01.202031.12.2020Marlon DumasTartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut168 750,00 EUR
PRGPRG1226Äriprotsesside korralduslik seire01.01.202131.12.2025Marlon DumasTartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, arvutiteaduse instituut168 750,00 EUR