Mark Moir is the Principal Investigator of the Scalable Synchronization Research Group at Oracle Labs. Moir joined Sun Labs in June of 2000. Prior to that, Moir was an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Pittsburgh from August 1996 until June 2000.
Moir's main research interests concern practical and theoretical aspects of concurrent, distributed, and real-time systems, particularly hardware and software support for programming constructs that facilitate scalable synchronization in shared memory multiprocessors.
* PhD Computer Science 1996, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
* BSc (Hons) Computer Science 1988, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand