Jens H. Weber is an Associate Professor and the Director of Software Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the University's School of Health Information Science. 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.
Dr. Weber's research interests include security and privacy, data & knowledge engineering and reverse engineering applied to medical applications and health information systems.
He is 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).