Greg Wilson
Preprint Advisor

Greg Wilson


Greg Wilson trained as an engineer, then went on to do a PhD in parallel computing at the University of Edinburgh. He co-founded Software Carpentry in 1998, and ran the project from 2001 to 2015. Greg has also been part of two start-ups, been a faculty member in Computer Science at the University of Toronto, and edited several books on software engineering.

Computational Science Computer Education Programming Languages Science & Medical Education Software Engineering

Institution affiliations

Work details

Executive Director

Software Carpentry Foundation
April 2010 - September 2015

Assistant Professor

University of Toronto
January 2007 - April 2010