Denys Poshyvanyk is an Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department at William and Mary ( see W&M by numbers ) where he leads SEMERU research group. He received his Ph.D. from Wayne State University , where he was advised by Dr. Andrian Marcus . His current research is in the area of software engineering, evolution and maintenance, program comprehension, reverse engineering, software privacy, repository mining, traceability, performance testing, mobile app (Android) development and testing, energy consumption, and reuse. His papers received several Best Paper Awards at ICPC'06, ICPC'07, ICSM'10, SCAM'10, ICSM'13 and ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Awards at ASE'13, ICSE'15, and ESEC/FSE'15. He is also a recipient of the NSF CAREER award (2013). Currently, he serves on the steering committee of the IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution ( ICSME ) and IEEE International Conference on Program Comprehension ( ICPC ). He also serves as a PC Co-chair for ICSME'16 . He also served as a PC Co-Chair for ICPC'13 , WCRE'12 , and WCRE'11 . He currently serves on the editorial board of the Empirical Software Engineering Journal (Springer).