Dr. Boehm is born in Santa Monica, California in Edward G. and Kathryn G. Boehm.
Dr. Boehm becomes a programmer and analyst at General Dynamics in San Diego, California.
Dr. Boehm receives a Bachelor of Arts in mathematics from Harvard University.
Dr. Boehm becomes a programmer, section head, and (1971) head of the Information Science Department at Rand Corporation in Santa Monica, California.
Dr. Boehm receives a Master of Arts in mathematics from the University of California Los Angeles and marries Sharla Perrine.
Dr. Boehm receives a Doctor of Philosophy in mathematics from the University of California Los Angeles.
Dr. Boehm becomes Director of Software Research, Division Chief Engineer, and (1987) chief scientist at TRW Defense Systems Group in Redondo Beach, California.
Dr. Boehm authors “Software Engineering Economics.”
Dr. Boehm is appointed director of the Information Science and Technology Office of the Defense Advanced Research Agency in the Department of Defense in Arlington, Virginia.
Dr. Boehm is appointed director of the Software and Computer Technology Office under the director of Defense Research and Engineering in the Department of Defense.
Dr. Boehm is appointed TRW professor of software engineering, director of the Center for Software Engineering and Distinguished Professor (2015) at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Boehm is appointed chairman of the board of visitors of Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute.
Dr. Boehm is presented with an honorary Doctor of Science in computer science from the University of Massachusetts.
Dr. Boehm receives the H.D. Mills Award from the IEEE.
Dr. Boehm serves as a visiting professor at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
Dr. Boehm becomes director of research and chief scientist in the Department of Defense Systems Engineering Research Center.
Dr. Boehm is presented with an honorary Doctor of Science in computer science and software engineering from the Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Dr. Boehm receives the Nancy Mead Lifetime Achievement Award in Software Engineering Education.
Dr. Boehm becomes an honorary chair professor at Hangzhou Dianzi University in Hangzhou, China.
Dr. Boehm is selected as a Top Professor of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).