From the Director

Welcome to ISR

Welcome to the Institute for Software Research (ISR) at the University of California, Irvine.  ISR is the only Organized Research Unit in the University of California system with a focus on Software Research.  Our goal is to advance software and information technology through research partnerships. Here at ISR, we have become the intersection between cutting edge software research and real world practice.

Over the years we have built an impressive community of academic software researchers and industrial innovators.  ISR offers a range of opportunities for participation and engagement.  We invite you to join us as we continue to transform the field of Software Engineering.

Richard N. Taylor

Upcoming Events

ISR Distinguished Speaker

Premkumar Devanbu

Professor of Computer Science
Friday, January 22, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
ISR Distinguished Speaker

Judith Bishop

Director of Computer Science
Friday, February 5, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Held in cooperation with ISR.

Monday, February 29, 2016 to Thursday, March 3, 2016

ISR Announcements

Two Open Positions for ISR Asst. Project Scientists

The Institute for Software Research has the following open positions:

Jul 23, 2015
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Featured Project

Factors Influencing Adoption and Usage of Location-Sharing Social Media

This work aims to understand real-world factors shaping behaviors and attitudes towards social location-sharing, especially in regards to why people avoid or abandon the technology, or limit their usage.

News Briefs

Recent Technical Reports