Associate Professor
041 234 8457
Scientific sector (SSD)
Website (personal record)
Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics
Where: Campus scientifico via Torino
Room: office 514 (Alfa building, 5th floor)

Paolo Falcarin is Associate Professor at Ca' Foscari University of Venice since Septemebr 2021.

He was awarded his PhD in Software Engineering in 2004, and MEng in Computer Engineering in 2000 from Polytechnic University of Turin (Italy), where he worked as a research associate before joining the University of East London in 2010 as Senior Lecturer and then Reader in Computer Science, where he led the Secure Software Engineering research group.

His research interests include Software Protection and Security, Software Engineering and Distributed Systems; he has been Principal Investigator for UEL in the European FP7 project ASPIRE (Advanced Software Protection: Integration Research and Exploitation) jointly with six companies and universities from across Europe.

Paolo spent a sabbatical research leave in 2012 at Centre for Research on Evolution Search and Testing (CREST) in the Computer Science department at UCL (University College London). He has been visiting lecturer at Tongji University of Shanghai in 2009 and Hangzhou Dianzi university in 2016, and visiting researcher at ETH Zurich in 2003.

Paolo is associate editor of the Computers & Security journal, Program-Committee member of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2023) and the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Big Data Computing, Applications and Technologies (BDCAT 2023), and Steering Committee member of the CheckMATE workshop.   

Paolo is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, a CSSLP certified security practitioner, an Oracle Certified Professional Java programmer, and an amateur chess player.