Alicia M Grubb


PhD Graduate
Software Engineering Group
Department of Computer Science
University of Toronto
Supervisor: Marsha Chechik

I have graduated and am now an
Assistant Professor at Smith College
in Northampton, MA.
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Research Interest:
Software Engineering
Requirements Engineering

Alicia Grubb is pronounced (IPA): [ ə.|ɪ.ˑʃə ] [ gɹub ]

PhD Thesis Project: Evolving Intentions: Support for Modeling and Reasoning about Requirements that Change over Time

Tools: GrowingLeaf, Leaf2.0, BloomingLeaf

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Selected Publications:

A. M. Grubb and M. Chechik. Formal Reasoning for Analyzing Goal Models that Evolve Over Time. Requirements Engineering, 26(3): 423-457 2021.

A. M. Grubb and M. Chechik. Reconstructing the Past: The Case of the Spadina Expressway. Requirements Engineering, 25(2): 253-272 2020.
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Supplementary Information

A. M. Grubb. Reflection on Evolutionary Decision Making with Goal Modeling via Empirical Studies. 2018 IEEE 26th International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE), 2018.
© IEEE 2018.

A. M. Grubb and M. Chechik. Modeling and Reasoning with Changing Intentions: An Experiment. 2017 IEEE 25th International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE), 2017.
© IEEE 2017. Supplementary Information Talk Slides.

A. M. Grubb and M. Chechik. Looking into the Crystal Ball: Requirements Evolution over Time. 2016 IEEE 24th International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE), 2016.
© IEEE 2016. Supplementary Information Talk Slides.

A. M. Grubb, G. Song, and M. Chechik. GrowingLeaf: Supporting Requirements Evolution over Time. In Proceedings of the 9th International i* Workshop, 2016. Talk Slides.

T. Li, A. M. Grubb, and J. Horkoff. Understanding Challenges and Tradeoffs in iStar Tool Development. In Proceedings of the 9th International i* Workshop, 2016.

A. M. Grubb. Adding Temporal Intention Dynamics to Goal Modeling: A Position Paper. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Workshop on Modeling in Software Engineering at ICSE’15, pages 66–71, 2015.

A. M. Grubb and A. Begel. On the perceived interdependence and information sharing inhibitions of enterprise software engineers. In Proceedings of the 2012 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW’12), pages 1337–1346, 2012. Talk Slides.

F. Q. B. da Silva; M Suassuna; A. C. C. França; A. M. Grubb; T. B. Gouveia; C. V. F. Monteiro; and I. E. dos Santos. Replication of empirical studies in software engineering research: a systematic mapping study. Empirical Software Engineering, DOI: 10.1007/s10664-012-9227-7, 2012.

A. M. Grubb and S. M. Easterbrook. On the lack of consensus over the meaning of openness: An empirical study. PLoS ONE, 6(8):e23420, 08 2011. Talk Slides.

Last Updated: November 1, 2021