Andre van der Hoek

Professor, Informatics
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences

Department Chair, Informatics
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences

PH.D., University of Colorado, Boulder, 2000

Phone: (949) 824-6326
Fax: (949) 824-1715

University of California, Irvine
Department of Informatics
5038 Donald Bren Hall
Mail Code: 3440
Irvine, CA 92697

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Software engineering, coordination, design, software design, software engineering education
André van der Hoek serves as chair of the Department of Informatics at the University of California, Irvine. He holds a joint B.S. and M.S. degree in Business-Oriented Computer Science from Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He heads the Software Design and Collaboration Laboratory, which focuses on understanding and advancing the roles of design, collaboration, and education in software development. He has authored and co-authored over 100 peer-reviewed journal and conference publications, and in 2006 was a recipient of an ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award. He is a co-author of the 2005 Configuration Management Impact Report as well as the 2007 Futures of Software Engineering Report on Software Design and Architecture. He has served on numerous international program committees, was a member of the editorial board of ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, was program chair of the 2010 ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering, and is program co-chair of the 2014 International Conference on Software Engineering. He was recognized as an ACM Distinguished Scientist in 2013, and in 2009 he was a recipient of the Premier Award for Excellence in Engineering Education Courseware. He is the principal designer of the B.S. in Informatics at UC Irvine and was honored, in 2005, as UC Irvine Professor of the Year for his outstanding and innovative educational contributions.
Publications (see personal web page for a list of publications)
Grant (see personal web page for a list of grants)
Research Center Institute for Software Research
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