Queen's School of Computing

Biography

Jim Cordy is Professor and past Director of the School of Computing at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. In 1985 Dr. Cordy co-founded Holt Software Associates (HSA), a Toronto-based company specializing in educational software systems, and from 1995 to 2000 he was vice president and chief research scientist at Legasys Corporation, a software technology company specializing in legacy software system analysis and renovation. Dr. Cordy is a founding member of the Software Technology Laboratory at Queen's University. From 1991 to 1997 he led the Software Design Technology project, a multi-university research project in software architecture research funded by the Information Technology Research Centre (ITRC, now CITO, an Ontario government Centre of Excellence). As project leader Dr. Cordy was winner of the 1994 ITRC Bank of Montreal Innovation Excellence Award and the 1995 ITRC Chair's Award for Entrepreneurship in Technology Innovation.

Awards:

    2013

    • Best Paper Award
      James Cordy
      Modelsward 2013, 1st Intl. Conference on Model-Driven Engineering and Software Developmtmt, February 2013
    • Excellence in Teaching
      James Cordy
      ECE
    • Fellowship
      James Cordy
      IBM
    • Most Cited Paper (Top 4)
      James Cordy
      Journal of Software: Evolution and Process
    • Most Cited Paper (Top 2)
      James Cordy
      Science of Computer Programming

    2012

    • Best Paper Award
      James Cordy
      ECMFA 2012, 8th European Conference on Modelling Foundations and Applications, July 2012
    • Grand Professor
      James Cordy
      Technical University of Dresden, Germany
    • Most Cited Paper (Top 4)
      James Cordy
      Science of Computer Programming

    2011

    • Best Paper Award
      "Contextualized Semantic Analysis of Web Services" - S. Grant, D. Martin, J. R. Cordy, D. B. Skillicorn
      13th IEEE International Symposium on Web Services Evolution, Williamsburg, USA
    • Most Cited Paper (Top 3)
      James Cordy
      Science of Computer Programming

    2010

    • Excellence in Research
      James Cordy
      IBM CAS

    2009

    • Fellowship
      James Cordy
      IBM

    2008

    • Best Reviewer Award
      James Cordy
      15th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering
    • Distinguished Scientist
      James Cordy
      ACM
    • Excellence in Graduate Supervision
      James Cordy
      Queen's University
    • Excellence in Research (Nomination)
      James Cordy
      Queen's University
    • Fellowship
      James Cordy
      IBM
    • International Faculty Award
      James Cordy
      IBM

    2007

    • Best Reviewer Award
      James Cordy
      IEEE 15th International Conference on Program Comprehension
    • Excellence in Graduate Supervision (Nomination)
      James Cordy
      Queen's University
    • Excellence in Research (Nomination)
      James Cordy
      Queen's University
    • Invited Keynote
      James Cordy
      CUSEC 2007, Canadian University Software Engineering Conference

    1995

    • Award for Entrepreneurship in Technology Innovation
      James Cordy
      ITRC Chair

    1994

    • Innovation Excellence Award
      James Cordy
      ITRC Bank of Montreal