Frank Tip is a Professor at the College of Computer and Information Science at Northeastern University. Previously, he was a Senior Principal Engineer at Samsung Research America in Mountain View, California (2014-2016), a Professor and Cheriton Research Chair in the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo (2012-2014), and a Research Staff Member and Manager at the Software Technology Department at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center (1995-2012). He received his PhD in 1995 from the University of Amsterdam.

Frank's research interests include: Program Analysis, Refactoring, Test Generation, Fault Localization, Automated Program Repair, Data-Centric Synchronization, and Analysis of Web Applications.