Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

  • Conceptual Modeling and model-based Software and Systems Engineering
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Requirements Engineering for software-intensive Embedded Systems
  • Model-based Context Analysis and context-based Quality Assurance
  • Model-based Safety Engineering and Safety Requirements Engineering
  • Usability, Human-Computer Interaction, Interface Design and Human Factors

Education

  • Dr. rer. nat. (PhD) in Software Engineering, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, 2017.
  • Master in Human-Computer Interaction, State University of New York at Oswego, USA, 2008.
  • Bachelor of Science in Cognitive Science, University of Osnabrück, Germany, 2006.

Occupational History

  • Assistant Professor for Computer Science, State University of New York at Oswego, USA, since 08/2015.
  • Associate Researcher, paluno – The Ruhr Institute for Software Technology, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, 04/2010 – 08/2015.
  • Associate Researcher, Software Systems Engineering, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, 02/2009 – 08/2015.
  • Research Assistant, Human-Computer Interaction Laborary and Interactive Learning Technologt Laboratory, SUNY Oswego, USA, 10/2007 – 12/2008.

Academic Qualifications and Services

Editorial Board Member, Reviewer, or Subreviewer

  • JASE: Journal for Automotive Software Engineering
    • 2018, 2019
  • CSIMQ: Complex System Informatics and Modeling Quarterly.
    • 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine
    • 2018
  • IEEE Access
    • 2018
  • CASE: IEEE Intl. Conference on Automation Software Engineering
    • 2018
  • CSEE&T: Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training
    • 2017, 2019
  • RCoSE / DDrEE: Joint Intl. WS on Rapid Continuous SE & on Data-Driven Decisions, Experimentation and Evolution
    • 2019
  • RESACS: International Workshop on Requireme4nts Engineering for Self-Adaptive and Cyber Physical Systems
    • 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • EmpiRE: Intl. WS on Empirical Requirements Engineering
    • 2017, 2018
  • EMLS: Collaborative Workshop on Evolution and Maintenance of Long-­Living Systems
    • 2016, 2017, 2018,2019
  • EITEC: Workshop on Emerging Ideas and Trends in Engineering of Cyber-Physical Systems
    • 2015, 2016
  • ENVISION 2020: Workshop on the Future of the Development of Software-intensive Embedded Systems
    • 2013, 2014, 2015
  • RCIS: International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science
    • 2011, 2013, 2015
  • RE Tool & Poster Track: International  Requirements Engineering Conference
    • 2015
  • ASE: International Workshop on Automotive Software Engineering
    • 2014
  • RE: International  Requirements Engineering Conference
    • 2012, 2013, 2014
  • SPLC: Software Product Line Conference
    • 2014
  • CAiSE: International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering
    • 2013
  • REFSQ: Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality
    • 2011, 2013
  • ICEIS: International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems
    • 2012
  • ICSE: International Software Engineering Conference
    • 2012
  • ICSSEA: International Conference on Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications
    • 2012
  • ESEC/FSE: European Software Engineering Conference and the ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering
    • 2011
  • SAC: Symposium on Applied Computing
    • 2011

Organizer and Member of Organization Team

  • CSEE&T: Conference on Software Engineering Education & Training
    • 2019-2024 Steering Committee Member
  • ICSA: International Conference on Software Architecture
    • 2019 Social Media Chair
  • TeCoMO: International Minitrack on Teaching Conceptual Modeling
  • RESACS: International Workshop on Requireme4nts Engineering for Self-Adaptive and Cyber Physical Systems
  • REFSQ: Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality
    • 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Doctoral Symposium at RE: International  Requirements Engineering Conference
    • 2010
  • FG-RE: Annual Meeting Interest Group Requirements Engineering of the GfI
    • 2009

Memberships

  • Delta Phi Alpha, Nationale Deutsche Ehrenverbundung / National German Honor Society, Zeta Xi Chapter at Oswego, Honorary Member
  • ACM, Association for Computing Machinery
  • Togo New Horizons e.V., Germany, association to improve living conditions in Togo, Africa
  • Sigma Xi, Oswego Chapter, International Scientific Research Society
  • Psi Chi, Oswego Chapter, National Honor Society in Psychology
  • Omicron Delta Kappa, Circle at Oswego, National Leadership Honor Society
  • Phi Kappa Phi, National Honor Society of Academic Excellence
  • D.A.R.C. e.V., Germany, German Amateur Radio Club

Institutional Services and Committees

Member, Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee at SUNY Oswego since 08/2018
Faculty Advisor, ACM Women in Computing, Oswego Chapter since 08/2017
Member, Human Subjects Committee at SUNY Oswego since 08/2017
Member, Academic Integrity Committee at SUNY Oswego since 08/2017
Member, Engineering Advisory Board at SUNY Oswego since 05/2017
Member, Personnel Committee of the Department of Computer Science since 08/2018
Member, Curriculum Committee of the Department of Computer Science 08/2016 – 08/2018
Chair, Search Committee for the Core/CS Tenure Track Faculty Vacancy at the Department of Computer Science (Search #85230) 05/2017 – 04/2018
Member, Search Committee for the Core/CS Tenure Track Faculty Vacancy at the Department of Computer Science (Search #75487) 08/2016 – 04/2017

Grants and Awards

Research Fellow, awarded by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at SUNY Oswego 2019/2020
Student-Faculty Challenge Grant, awarded by the Scholarly and Creative Achievements Committee at SUNY Oswego 2018
NSF-STEP Summer Research Endowed Undergraduate Research Fund 2018, 2016
Faculty Mini Grant, awarded by the Scholarly and Creative Achievements Committee at SUNY Oswego 2018
Travel Grant of the Office of International Education 2018, 2017
Undergraduate Research Assistance Grant 2017
UUP Individual Development Awards Program 2017, 2016
The Dean’s Faculty Travel Grant, awarded by the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at SUNY Oswego 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Award for Excellence in Research and Presentation, awarded by International Scientific Research Society Sigma Xi 2008