• PhD student in Computer Science at George Mason University
  • Working at SAGE lab led by Dr. Kevin Moran
  • Current research projects are focused on developing automated approaches to help facilitate Ethical Software Design, Software Evolution, and Software Accessibility
  • 5+ years of professional experience in Software Development

I enjoy working for solving real life problems, and not opinionated on tools and technology stack. I am a self motivated & well organized team player. When I am not working - I am a complete family man. I like to watch movies, read books and play with my kid :-)

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  • Software Engineering
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Machine Learning
  • PhD student in CS, 2018 - Present

    George Mason University

  • MS in CS, 2018 - 2022

    George Mason University

  • BS in CS, 2002 - 2007

    Shah Jalal University of Science & Technology, Bangladesh


Graduate Research Assistant
May 2021 – Present GMU, Virginia, USA
  • Working on research projects focused on developing automated approaches to help facilitate Ethical Software Design, Software Evolution, and Software Accessibility
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Dept. of Computer Science
Aug 2018 – May 2021 GMU, Virginia, USA
  • Mentored CS undergrad students for the “Database Systems”, “Introduction to Computer Programming” and “Computer Vision” courses
  • Assisted the course instructor to grade assignments and projects. Proctored exams and resolved student concerns
Software Engineer
Ice9 Interactive
Apr 2017 – Jul 2018 Bangladesh
  • Worked on the engineering and infrastructure team responsible for developing social media query and analytics platforms of project
  • Implemented master-replica architecture to resolve the synchronization delay of real time queries from social platforms
  • Established standard software engineering practices like version controlling, issue & project tracking
  • Assessed the capacity to deliver, formed sprints and released duration based development milestones
Software Engineer
Synchronous ICT
Feb 2015 – Apr 2017 Bangladesh
  • Lead the backend engineering team responsible for developing user management and search platforms of project ‘ComX
  • Documented technical specifications & maintained all reports pertaining to the development process
Software Engineer
Aug 2013 – Jan 2015 Bangladesh
  • Developed and published native Android application ‘HE Business Manager’
  • Collaborated with the server-side team to design the database & the APIs
Student Intern
Daimler AG
Oct 2012 – Jul 2013 Ulm, Germany
  • Developed a key-value pair parser for environment perception data
System Engineer
Grameenphone Ltd
Jul 2007 – Feb 2011 Bangladesh
  • Member of the transmission optimization team to serve over 20 million users
  • Analysed detected alarms, classified probable causes, and fixed or escalated issues to the concerned stakeholders


(2023). On Using GUI Interaction Data to Improve Text Retrieval-based Bug Localization. In The 46th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2024), Lisbon, Portugal, April 14th-20th, 2024, to appear.

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(2023). Toward Automated Tools to Support Ethical GUI Design. In The 45th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2023) Companion Proceedings (ICSE-Companion), Melbourne, Australia, May 14th-20th, 2023.

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(2022). AidUI: Toward Automated Recognition of Dark Patterns in User Interfaces. In The 45th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2023), Melbourne, Australia, May 14th-20th, 2023.

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(2021). AndroR2: A Dataset of Manually Reproduced Bug Reports for Android Applications. In 2021 IEEE/ACM 18th International Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR'21), Data Showcase Track, Virtual (originally Madrid, Spain), May 17th - 19th, 2021.

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NSF Travel Award for ICSE'23
Best Poster Presentation Award
Summer Research Initiation Award
National Education Board Scholarship
National Education Board Scholarship

Professional Services

  • External Reviewer: ICSE'23, SANER'23, ASE'22, SANER'22, ICPC'21, ICSE'21, MSR'21
  • Co-Reviewer: MSR'22


Co Mentor at Aspiring Scientists Summer Internship Program
George Mason University
May 2022 – Aug 2022 GMU, Virginia, USA
  • Mentored one high school intern in dataset preparation for the software accessibility project
Director, Web Services
Bangladeshi Graduate Students Association (BDGSA), GMU
May 2021 – May 2022 GMU, Virginia, USA
  • Acted as a member of the admin panel to maintain BDGSA’s social media platform
  • Actively participated in arranging various social events
General Member
KIN, Shah Jalal University of Science & Technology
May 2002 – Apr 2007 Bangladesh
  • Arranged several campaigns to collect & distribute winter clothes among homeless & poor people. Volunteered in free blood donation programs


  • Python, Javascript, Java, C
  • PyTorch, OpenCV, spaCy
  • Node.js, Express.js
  • MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch
  • Git, Docker, AWS: EC2, RDS, S3
  • REST API, Microservices, Test Driven Development


  • smhasanmansur@gmail.com
  • 15713545264
  • 9527 Blake Ln Apt 103, Fairfax, VA 22031