Thomas LaToza

Registered user since Wed 28 May 2014

Name: Thomas LaToza

Bio: Thomas LaToza is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at George Mason University. He has degrees in psychology and computer science from the University of Illinois and a PhD in software engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. His research is in the area of human aspects of software development, encompassing empirical and design work on environments for programming, software design, and collaboration. He has been active in bringing human subjects studies to the investigation of software development activity and the evaluation of software development tools and has conducted over 20 studies with software developers, including observational studies, surveys, interviews, field deployments, and controlled experiments.

Country: United States

Affiliation: George Mason University

Personal website: https://cs.gmu.edu/~tlatoza/

Research interests: Software Engineering, Human Aspects of Software Development, Human-Computer Interaction, Crowdsourcing

Contributions

ESEC/FSE 2020Committee Member in Program Committee within the Research Papers-track
SPLASH 2019PC Member in Program Committee within the Onward! Papers-track
ICSE 2019Author of (SEIP Talk) Crowdsourcing in Software Engineering: Models, Motivations, and Challenges within the Software Engineering in Practice-track
PC Member in Program Committee within the New Ideas and Emerging Results-track
PLATEAU 2017Committee Member in Program Committee within the PLATEAU 2017-track
ESEC/FSE 2018Author of Microtask Programming within the Journal-First-track
Session Chair of Developer Studies (part of Research Papers)
PLATEAU 2016Session Chair of Session 1 (part of PLATEAU)
Committee Member in Organizing Committee within the PLATEAU-track
Onward! 2016Committee Member in Program Committee within the Onward! Papers-track
PLATEAU 2015Committee Member in Organizing Committee
Session Chair of Tools (part of PLATEAU)
Committee Member in Organizing Committee within the PLATEAU-track
Session Chair of Group Discussion (part of PLATEAU)
SPLASH 2015Video Previews Czar in Organizing Committee
Author of Evaluating Programming Languages and Tools in Studies with Human Participants within the Tutorials-track
PLATEAUCommittee Member in Organizing Committee within the PLATEAU-track
Session Chair of Session 4 (part of PLATEAU)
Session Chair of Invited Speaker: Josh Bloch (part of PLATEAU)
SPLASH 2014Video Czar in Organizing Committee
PLATEAU 2012Committee Member in Program Committee within the PLATEAU 2012-track