Wesley Klewerton Guez Assunção

  • Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University (starting in Fall 2023).
  • Universitätsassistent (University Assistant / Senior Researcher) with the ISSE at Johannes Kepler University Linz (JKU).
  • Chess Player (FIDE profile - lichess.org)


Research Interests

  • Software Modernization: reverse engineering, re-engineering, and migration
  • Variability Management: variability mechanisms, software customization, and software reuse (SPLs/HCSs)
  • Software Quality: technical debt, code smells, and software refactoring
  • Model-Driven Engineering: model inconsistency detection, repair generation, and change propagation
  • Collaboration in Systems Engineering: change synchronization, tool flexibility, and conflict awareness
  • Software Testing: regression testing, integration testing, and test case selection/prioritization
  • Search-Based Software Engineering: artificial intelligence/machine learning for software engineering



  • Institute of Software Systems Engineering
    Johannes Kepler University Linz
    Altenberger Straße 69
    4040 Linz, Austria
    Office SP3 238
    Email: wesleyklewerton (at) gmail.com | Phone: +43 732 2468 4393
    Twitter: @wesleyklewerton