Brief bio

Dr. Gustavo Pinto is an assistant professor at the Federal University of Pará, Brazil. Dr. Pinto holds a PhD in Software Engineering from the Informatics Center at the Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil. He has very broad interests in Software Engineering, including Open Source Software (communities and contributors), Human Aspects of Software Engineering, Empirical Software Engineering, and Mining Software Repositories techniques. As a young researcher, he published over 90 research papers, some of them in the most important venues in his field (e.g., ICSE, ASE, EMSE, etc). He won several international research and service awards, including one ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper award in ICSE 2021 and one JSS Paper of the Year in 2019. He is a CNPq researcher (level 2), a scholarship only provided to exceptional Brazilian researchers. Since 2020, he has been serving as a (co-)Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Software Engineering Research and Development. He also started and was the co-host of first season of the Frontiers in Software Engineering (in PT-BR), a podcast for disseminating software engineering research. He authored two short e-books: one for young researchers and another one explaining open source licensing, and their hidden problems.

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  • gpintoignorethis@ufpa.br

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