B (Bedir) Tekinerdogan B (Bedir) Tekinerdogan


Website chair group Information Technology


Prof. Tekinerdogan received his MSc degree (1994) and a PhD degree (2000) in Computer Science, both from the University of Twente, The Netherlands. From 2003 until 2008 he was a faculty member at University of Twente, after which he joined Bilkent University until 2015. At Bilkent he has founded and led the Bilkent Software Engineering Group which aimed to foster research and education on software engineering in Turkey. Currently he is  full professor and chair of the Information Technology group at Wageningen University, The Netherlands.   

He has  more than 20 years of experience in software engineering research and education. He has been active in dozens of national and international research and consultancy projects with various large software companies whereby he has worked as a principal researcher and leading software/system architect.  

He graduated around 45 MSc students and supervised/graduated more than 10 PhD students. He has reviewed more than 100 national and international projects and is a regular reviewer for around 20 international journals. He has also been very active in scientific conferences and organized more than 50 conferences/workshops on important software engineering research topics. He has developed and taught around 20 different academic software engineering courses and has provided software engineering courses to more than 50 companies in The Netherlands, Germany and Turkey. He can communicate in five languages (English, Dutch, Turkish, French, German).  

Specialties:  - Software Engineering  - Software Architecture Design - System Engineering - Internet of Things - Big Data - Software Product Line Engineering - Cloud Computing - Parallel Computing - Enterprise Resource Planning - Software Testing - Aspect-Oriented Software Development - Model-driven Software Development - Software Design Patterns - Global Software Development - Object-Oriented Software Development - Agile and plan-driven software development - Green Computing - Management