Faculty Details

Pankaj Jalote

Director and Professor (CSE)

PhD (1985), Computer Science,
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA

Brief Bio

Pankaj Jalote is the Director of the Institute. Earlier he has been an Assistant Professor at University of Maryland College Park, Chair Professor at IIT Delhi, and Head of Computer Science Department at IIT Kanpur. He has also been Vice President at Infosys for 2 years, Visiting Researcher at Microsoft in Redmond for 1 year, and Interim Vice Chancellor of Delhi Technological University (DTU) for six months.

He has a B.Tech. from IIT Kanpur, MS from Pennsylvania State University, and PhD from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the author of five books, some of which have been translated in Chinese, Japanese, Korean etc, and the Indian edition of his text on Software Engineering was adjudged the bestselling book by the publisher. His main area of interest is Software Engineering. He has served on the editorial boards of IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Intl. Journal on Empirical Software Engineering, and IEEE Trans. on Services Computing.

He is a Fellow of the IEEE and INAE.


Phone: 011-26907481
Email: jaloteiiitd.ac.in
Website: http://faculty.iiitd.ac.in/~jalote/
Office: A-501

Research Interests

Software Engineering, Software quality, process improvement, service oriented computing, software architecture, Fault-tolerant computing

Teaching Interests

Software Engineering, Advanced topics in Software Engineering, Quantitative Methods in Software Engineering, Component Based Software Engineering, E-Commerce, Object-Oriented Systems

Professional Societies

General Chair, ICSE 2014
Program Chair, ISSRE 2009
Program Chair, CSEET 2009
Program Chair ISEC2008 and ISEC 2009
Executive Committee Chair, SIGSE, till 2014
Chair, India Chapter of SIGSOFT (ISOFT), 2012 onwards
Coordinator, E-Governance Innovation Lab (EGIL), IIT Delhi
Extended Exec Com member, SIGSOFT, ACM, 2005 onwards
Steering Committee member, IEEE’s Int. Symp on Software Reliability(ISSRE)
General Chair for IEEE’s RE2007
Program Chair for 13th Asia Pacific Software Engineering Conference, APSEC 2006
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Systems and Software (JSS), 2008 onwards
Member Editorial Board, Int. Journal of Empirical Software Engineering, 2004 to 2008
Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 2003 to 2006
Associate Editor, IEEE Trans. On Services Computing, 2008 to 2010