Women in OSS

Dr. Singh has been conducting research on Open Source Software (OSS) for over 15 years and has investigated OSS communities from multiple lenses. Currently, she is devoting most of her time in understanding the under representation of women in OSS. She is very passionate about Gender and IT and Women participation in STEM fields.

Journal Articles Under Review

  • Singh, V. “Motivated and Capable but No Space for Error – Women’s Experiences of Contributing in Open Source Software”.
  • Singh, V., Bongiovanni, B. and Brandon, W.Dealing with Sexism and Supporting Each Other in a ‘Safe Space : Insight into women-focused online discussion forums for Open Source”.
Inspiring Quotes

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style – MAYA ANGELOU