Zhen Ming (Jack) Jiang

Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, York University

Associate Professor

Address: Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
York University
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M3J 1P3
Office: LAS 1012E
Phone: 416-650-8175 or 416-736-2100 x58175
Email: zmjiang at cse dot yorku dot ca

I am recuiting talented graduate students! Please contact me if you have:
  • Passion for research and innovation
  • Excellent programming and analytical skills
  • Good knowledge of English
Please check here for graduate school applications in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science.

Research Interests

My research lies within Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, and Computer Systems. In particular, I seek to address the following research questions:

  • What can we learn from various software engineering data sources and actvities to improve the productivity of software developers and managers?
  • Can we improve the performance and efficiency of large-scale software systems?
  • How do we adjust or re-think the software development process under the era of Generative AI?

You can check out my publications to know more about my research.



  • NSERC Discovery Accelerator Supplements (DAS), 2020
  • Best Paper Award at ICST 2016
  • IEEE Software Best SEIP Paper at ICSE 2015
  • Ph.D. Research Achievement Award at Queen's University
  • Best Paper Award at WCRE 2011
  • Nominated for the Best Paper Award at ICSM 2013
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at ICSE 2013
  • Best Paper Award at WCRE 2011
  • Best Challenge Paper Award at MSR 2009