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Mary Jean Harrold received the BS and MA degrees in mathematics from Marshall University and the MS and PhD degrees in computer science from the University of Pittsburgh. She is the US National Science Foundation ADVANCE Professor of Computing and an associate professor in the College of Computing at Georgia Institute of Technology, where she is a member of the Center for Experimental Research in Computer Systems (CERCS) and the Graphics, Visualization, and Usability Center (GVU-Center). Her research interests include the development of efficient techniques and tools that will automate, or partially automate, development, testing, and maintenance tasks. Dr. Harrold is a recipient of the US National Science Foundation's National Young Investigator Award for her work in regression testing and object-oriented analysis and testing. She serves on the editorial boards of IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, ACM Transactions on Programming Languages and Systems, and the Empirical Software Engineering Journal. She served as program cochair for the 23rd International Conference on Software Engineering 2001, and as program chair for the ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis 2000 and for the IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance 1997. Dr. Harrold is cochair of the Computing Research Association's Committee on the Status of Women in Computing (CRA-W). She is a member of the ACM, IEEE Computer Society, and Sigma Xi.
Wilhelm Schäfer is a professor and chair of the International Graduate School of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Paderborn, Germany. Prior appointments have been with the University of Dortmund, Germany and McGill University at Montreal. He also spent four years in industry as head of the R&D department of a medium-size software house. His research interests are in object-oriented specifications for embedded systems, software processes, and re-engineering. He was program cochair of the 23rd International Conference on Software Engineering 2001 and program chair of the European Software Engineering conference 1995. He is coeditor-in-chief of the Wiley Journal on Software Process Improvement and Practice. Dr. Schäfer is a member of the ACM and ACM SIGSoft.