Olin Shivers


Professor Shivers’ principal research interests include the construction of robust, complex software artifacts and the design of tools that assist programmers in this task; the interaction between systems and programming languages, primarily higher-order typed languages; the design and analysis of programming languages; and compilers.

Before coming to Northeastern, he was a research scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, a founder and CTO of the Smartleaf Corporation, and a faculty member at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

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