About me

This is Xianhao Jin’s personal website. I was a Ph.D. student at Virgina Tech, under the supervision of Dr. Francisco Servant. I pursued my Ph.D. degree in May 2022 and became a software engineer of backend and infrastructure. My main research interest focuses on mining software repositories and software engineering empirical studies. Check out my CV here.

Recent News

  1. [12/2022] Our paper “HybridCISave: A Combined Build and Test Selection Approach in Continuous Integration” is accepted to TOSEM 2023!
  2. [07/2022] I joined Bytedance as a software engineer, backend and infrastructure!
  3. [05/2022] I received my Ph.D. degree from Virgina Tech!



  • Ph.D. Computer and Information Science @ Virginia Tech (August 2017 - May 2022)
  • B.Eng. Software Engineering @ Tongji University (August 2013 - June 2017)


  • Software Engineer, Backend and Infrastructure @ ByteDance (July 2022 - Present)
  • Software Engineer Intern (PhD) @ Meta (May 2021 - August 2021)
  • Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant @ Virginia Tech (August 2017 - May 2022)