Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey is a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Victoria. She holds a Canada Research Chair in Human and Social Aspects of Software Engineering.

Dr. Storey’s research goal is to understand how technology can help people explore, understand, and share complex information and knowledge. She evaluates and applies techniques from knowledge engineering, social software, and visual interface design to applications such as collaborative software development, program comprehension, biomedical ontology development, and learning in Web-based environments. Dr. Storey currently consults with Microsoft to improve developer productivity.

Awards and Activities

  • Canada Research Chair, Tier I, Social Aspects of Software Engineering (2015-2022)
  • ICSE 2020 Distinguished Reviewer award
  • Awarded the Lise Meitner Guest Professorship at Lund University in Sweden (2016-2018)
  • Award for Teaching Excellence, Faculty of Engineering University of Victoria (2017)
  • Council Member, BC Premier’s Technology Council, http://premierstechnologycouncil.ca/
  • Canada Research Chair, Tier II, Software and Knowledge Visualization, renewed as Human Computer Interaction for Software Engineering (2005-2015)
  • Member of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists (2014-)
  • Principal Investigator for the US National Center for Biomedical Ontologies (2005-2015)
  • Member of the Health Informatics and Modeling Topic Advisory Group (HIM-TAG) for the World Health Organization (2011-2012)
  • NSERC Discovery Accelerator Supplement award (2010-2012)
  • Craigdarroch Silver Medal for Excellence in Research, University of Victoria (2010)
  • IBM CAS Faculty of the Year (2005)
  • IBM Eclipse innovation awards (2003-2005)
  • Advanced System Institute Fellowship (1998-2003)
  • Director, UVic Software Engineering Program (2015-2018)

Margaret-Anne Storey

Professor of Computer Science, University of Victoria
Canada Research Chair in Human and Social Aspects of Software Engineering

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