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Dr. Elizabeth Bjarnason is a senior lecturer of software engineering at Lund University, Sweden, and belongs to its Software Engineering Research Group (SERG). Her research interests include empirical research on software development and management methods, in particular for requirements engineering and digital work environments with a focus on human aspects, communication and collaboration. She also has 15 years experience from the software industry, in roles such as requirements engineer and project manager.

Elizabeth teaches two courses:

  • Business aspects of software development including legal, ethical, and project management (ETSF25 Business of Software)
  • Requirements Engineering (ETSN15, was: ETS170)

She also supervises M.Sc. projects within software engineering, in particular with connections to software processes and collaboration, requirements communication, agile development, digital work environments and softer aspects of software development. Contact her to discuss potential M.Sc. projects within these topics.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

UKÄ subject classification

  • Other Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering

Free keywords

  • Software Engineering
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Communication
  • Collaboration
  • Digital Work Environments
  • Verification/Validation
  • Software Process Improvement


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