Rocco Oliveto was born in Montecorvino Rovella near Salerno (Italy) on June 8, 1980. He received (cum laude) the Laurea in computer science from the University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy, in 2004. From October 2006 to February 2007, he has been a visiting student at the University College London, UK, under the supervisor of Professor Anthony Finkelstein. He received the Ph.D. degree in computer science from the University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy, in 2008. From July 2009 to September 2009, he has been a Visiting Researcher at the Polytechnique of Montreal, Canada. From 2008 to 2010, he was Research Fellow at the Department of Mathematics and Informatics of the University of Salerno. From 2005 to 2010, he is also Adjunct Professor at the Faculty of Science of the University of Molise (Italy). He is Member of the Software Engineering Lab at the University of Salerno. In 2011, he joined the Department of Bioscience and Territory of the University of Molise where he is currently Assistant Professor. He teaches software engineering, database management systems, and programming languages. His research interests include software maintenance and evolution, program comprehension, empirical software engineering, search-based software engineering, traceability management, and information retrieval. He is Member of IEEE Computer Society and ACM.
Biography Updated on 1 July 2013