Edna Dias Canedo


Professor at the Department of Computer Science

University of Brasília (UnB)

Campus Darcy Ribeiro -  Prédio CIC/EST
CEP 70910-900 - Brasília, DF - Brazil
Phone: +55 (61) 3107-3691

Sala A1-30-7

E-mail: ednacanedo@unb.br


Short bio

Edna Dias Canedo is a tenure track professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Brasilia, Brazil where she works since April 2010. She received her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University of Brasilia (2012) in the Network Engineering group. Previously, she obtained her bachelor's degree in Systems Analysis from the University Salgado de Oliveira in 1999 and her Master's Degree in Computer Science from Federal University of Campina Grande (2002) in the Software Engineering group. Her research interests are mostly in Software Engineering including Requirements Engineering, Database, Software Systems, Cloud Computing, Usability and Empirical Methods. In 2017, she organized the Brazilian Symposium on Information and Computational Systems Security (SBSeg) of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC).

Academic Background 

PhD - Electrical Engineering, University of Brasília (UnB) Brasília - DF - Brazil, 2012.

MsC - Computer Science: Department of Computer Science, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande -- UFCG Campina Grande - Brazil, 2002.

My research interests include:

*       Software Engineering

*       Requirements Engineering

*       Gender Diversity

*       Software Systems

*       Empirical Software Engineering

*       Usability


Google scholar and DBLP are probably the most up to date page for my list of publications, but it may not point to freely available PDF files or my papers.

Google scholar


Lattes (Brazil)



Software Requirements

Database System