Julia Rubin is a PhD candidate at the University of Toronto, Canada and a member of the Emerging Quality Technologies group in IBM Research - Haifa, Israel. Her research interests span a wide range of software engineering areas, including design, analysis, maintenance and evolution of large complex systems. Julia is also working on various aspects of software quality and, specifically, on the use of static and dynamic analysis techniques to ensure information security and privacy of mobile applications. Her most recent area of interest is secure-by-design development of mobile applications.
Julia serves on program committees of several major international conferences, such as FASE, RE, SPLC and ECMFA, and is a PC co-chair for both the SPLC'14 and ECMFA'14. She co-organized international workshops on modeling and software product line engineering, such as MOMPES@ASE and PLEASE@ICSE. Two of her papers received best paper awards in 2013. Julia has been elected an IEEE TCSE member-at-large for 2013-2015.