Dr. Joerg Kliewer is an associate professor in the Helen and John C. Hartmann Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. His current research interests include error correcting codes, network information theory, communication networks, secure communication, and applications of information theory in biology.
He has served on numerous conference technical program committees. He was a member of the editorial board of the EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing from 2005-2008, an associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Communications from 2008-2014, and is an area editor for the IEEE Transactions on Communications (Source-Channel Coding and Signal Processing Area) since 2015. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and currently chairs the outreach subcommittee of the IEEE Information Theory Society.