Helen Sharp

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Name:Helen Sharp

Helen Sharp is Professor of Software Engineering at the Open University, UK. Her research investigates professional software practice with a focus on human and social aspects of software development and she has been studying agile practice since 2000. Sharp has led multi-disciplinary research projects into software practice with partners in the UK and abroad, and conducts her research exclusively in-situ with software practitioners in their industrial context. Sharp is joint author of one of the leading HCI textbooks, Interaction Design now in its 5th edition. She is also on the editorial board for EMSE and JSS, and serves on the Advisory Board for IEEE Software.

Country:United Kingdom
Affiliation:The Open University
Research interests:Human and social aspects of software engineering


CHASE 2023 Committee Member in Program Committee within the Research Track-track
Committee Member in Program Committee within the Vote Items-track
Shepherd of Discussion and feedback on registered protocols within the Registered Reports-track
Author of Accounting for socio-technical resilience in software engineering within the Research Track-track
ESEIW 2022 Author of Bumps in the Code: Error Handling During Software Development within the ESEM Journal-First Papers-track
ICSE 2022 Author of The Case for Adaptive Security Interventions within the Journal-First Papers-track
CHASE 2022 Author of [Full Paper] Influences of Developers' Perspectives on their Engagement with Security in Code within the Research Papers-track
Committee Member in Program Committee
Keynote Speaker of CHASE – So what? within the Research Papers-track
RoPES 2022 Author of Informed consent and participant recruitment in studies of software practice within the RoPES 2022-track
Author of Challenges of Recruiting Developers in Multidisciplinary Studies within the RoPES 2022-track
ICSE 2021 Committee Member in Program Committee within the Technical Track-track
ESEC/FSE 2020 Author of Taking the Middle Path: Learning About Security Through Online Social Interaction within the Journal First-track
ICSE 2020 Programme Committee in Program Committee within the Technical Papers-track
ICSE 2019 Author of Opening Ceremonies within the Plenary-track
Session Chair of Managing Variation: An Industrial Perspective on Product Line Engineering (part of Plenary)
Author of An Anatomy of Security Conversations in Stack Overflow within the Software Engineering in Society-track
SEIP Chair in Organizing Committee
Author of IEEE Software Best Software Engineering in Practice Award within the Plenary-track
SEIP Chair in Program Committee within the Software Engineering in Practice-track
* ICSE 2018 * Committee Member in Program committee within the SEIP - Software Engineering in Practice-track
Committee Member in DS Program committee within the DS - Doctoral Symposium -track
SPLASH 2015 Author of The Role of Ethnography in Programming Language Research: Developer-Centered Design of Languages and Tools within the Tutorials-track