Waqar Hussain

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Name:Waqar Hussain

Waqar Hussain is a Post-Doctoral research fellow in the Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University. Waqar obtained his PhD degree in Software Engineering from Auckland University of Technology in 2016 and joined Monash in Dec 2017. Waqar is currently working on Values Based Software Engineering (VBSE) project which is about understanding how human values are embedded into software. This project aims to understand the complex relationship between humans and software with the aim to develop techniques, tools and guidelines that help in aligning the software we develop with our values and societal norms. Waqar’s research background includes Requirements Engineering, Collaborative Software Development, and contemporary software engineering methodologies such as Agile, Lean, Continuous Delivery and (Global) DevOps. Waqar is a practically oriented researcher but actively teaches students of Software Engineering and carries out research in the field of computing education.

Affiliation:Monash University
Research interests:Human Values in Software Engineering, Requirements Engineering


Requirements Engineering 2022 Student Volunteers Co-Chair in Organizing Committee
Student Volunteers Co-Chair in Student Volunteer Co-Chairs within the Student Volunteers-track
MOBILESoft 2022 Author of Characterizing Human Aspects in Reviews of COVID-19 Apps within the Technical Papers-track
ASE 2021 Committee Member in Program Committee within the Late Breaking Results-track
ICSE 2023 Committee Member in Software Engineering in Society within the SEIS - Software Engineering in Society-track
ESEM 2021 Author of Towards a Human Values Dashboard for Software Development: An Exploratory Study within the Technical Papers-track
Requirements Engineering 2021 Speaker of Human Values in Requirements Engineering within the Tutorials-track
ESEC/FSE 2021 Author of Human Values in Software Engineering: Contrasting Case Studies of Practice within the Journal First-track
ICSE 2022 Committee Member in SEIS within the SEIS - Software Engineering in Society-track
ICSE 2021 Author of A First Look at Human Values-Violation in App Reviews within the SEIS - Software Engineering in Society-track
ICSE 2020 Author of A Study on the Prevalence of Human Values in Software Engineering Publications, 2015 – 2018 within the Technical Papers-track
Author of Society-Oriented Applications Development: Investigating Users' Values from Bangladeshi Agriculture Mobile Applications within the Software Engineering in Society-track
ESEC/FSE 2018 Author of Engineering Human Values in Software: A Research Roadmap within the New Ideas and Emerging Results-track