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Caitlin Sadowski


Dr. Caitlin Sadowski is a software engineer at Google in Mountain View, California, where she aims to understand and improve developer workflows. Currently, she is helping Chrome developers make data-driven decisions as the manager of the Chrome Metrics team. In the past, she made static analysis useful at Google by creating the Tricorder program analysis platform, and then co-founded a team that provides ongoing insight into how developers spend their time and what makes them effective (the Engineering Productivity Research team). She has a PhD from the University of California at Santa Cruz where she worked on a variety of research topics related to programming languages, software engineering, and human computer interaction. She enjoys baking with her three-year-old, Naru.

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