Jason is a Full Professor of Software Engineering and the Director of Software Engineering and Architecture Laboratory (SEAL) at the Nanjing University, China, also a (Visiting) Principal Scientist with CSIRO, Australia. He was awarded B.Eng (NUAA), M.PM (USyd) and Ph.D (UNSW). He joined academia after seven years working in software industry, developing software systems in the areas of aerospace and complex data management. He undertakes research in software engineering, in particular software process (modeling, simulation, analytics and improvement), software quality, empirical and evidence-based software engineering, service-oriented computing, software engineering research methodologies, software architecture, and data-driven software engineering. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed papers in high quality international conferences and journals, and won 9 Best Paper Awards from several prestigious international conferences (e.g., ISESE/ESEM, ICSP/ICSSP, APSEC, and EASE). He is a Member of the IEEE Computer Society and the ACM (SIGSOFT), a Senior Member of China Computer Federation (CCF), and serves on the Steering Committees and Program Committees of a number of international conferences in software engineering community.