Jens Weber

Jens H. Weber is a Professor of Software Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. He has an Adjunct Faculty appointment in the University’s School of Health Information Science and is an Adjunct Professor at the University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Family Practice. He is licensed as a practicing Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in the province of British Columbia, Canada.

Dr. Weber received his Ph.D. degree (summa cum laude) in Computer Science from the University of Paderborn, Germany (1999) and an M.Sc. degree in Software Engineering from the University of Dortmund, Germany (1994). He received the Ernst-Denert Award for Software Engineering in 2000. Dr. Weber has been an Industrial Research Fellow of the B.C. Innovation Council (formerly Advanced Systems Institute) since 2001. In 2005, he was appointed a Visiting Associate Professor in the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. He is a Fellow if the IBM Centre of Advanced Studies, a senior member of the IEEE Computer Society, a senior member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and a member of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA).

Dr. Weber’s research interests include security and privacy, data & knowledge engineering, quality assurance, certification and reengineering of software, with specific focus in biomedical applications and health information systems.

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