Andrea Matwyshyn

Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University

Dr. Andrea M. Matwyshyn is an academic and author whose work focuses on technology and innovation, particularly information security and consumer privacy law and policy.

Professor Matwyshyn is a US-UK Fulbright Commission Cyber Security Scholar award recipient in 2016-2017, collaborating with the University of Oxford Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre. She is a (tenured full) professor of law / professor of computer science (by courtesy) at Northeastern University, a faculty affiliate of the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School, and a visiting research collaborator at the Center for Information Technology Policy at Princeton University, where she was the Microsoft Visiting Professor during 2014-15.

She has worked in both the public and the private sector. In 2014, she served as the Senior Policy Advisor/ Academic in Residence at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. As public service, she has testified in Congress on issues of information security regulation, and she maintains ongoing policy engagement. Prior to entering the academy, she was a corporate attorney in private practice, focusing her work on technology transactions. She continues to maintain collaborative technology industry relationships.

Professor Matwyshyn has previously held primary appointments in University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, Northwestern University School of Law, and the University of Florida Levin College of Law. She has also held visiting appointments or affiliations at the University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, University of Edinburgh, Singapore Management University, Indian School of Business and University of Notre Dame.

Twitter – @amatwyshyn | @Northeastern

Past Appearances

Knowledge@Wharton: October 30, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Erica Payne (Chief Strategist, Patriotic Millionaires), Morris Pearl (Chair, Patriotic Millionaires), Sara Toms (Executive Director, Wharton Interactive at The Wharton School; Co-author , The Customer Centricity Playbook), Marick Masters (Professor of Management, Wayne State University; Director, Labor@Wayne), Brian Levin (Professor of Criminal Justice; Director, Center for the Study of Hate & Extremism, California State University, San Bernardino), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), Eric Orts (Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management; Director, Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership, Wharton), and Peter Fader on the Tuesday, October 30, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: July 9, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Rob Hornsby (CFO, American Homebuilders of West Africa), Ameet Dhillon (Managing Director, US-Africa Housing Finance), Elanor Rosati (Associate Professor in Intellectual Property Law; Editor of the Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice (OUP); Copyright Law & Policy Consultant (8 New Square); IPKat contributor, University of Southampton), Karl Moore (Associate Professor, McGill University), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), Roger Clark (Founding Member and Managing Partner; Visiting Professor, The Clark Law Group; Rutgers Law School Camden), Jacques deLisle (Professor of Law & Professor of Political Science; Director, University of Pennsylvania’s Center for East Asian Studies), and William Burke-White (Deputy Dean and Professor of Law; Inaugural Director, World Perry House, University of Pennsylvania Law School) on the Monday, July 9, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Monday, July 9, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: May 23, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Lily Zheng (Co-Author of “Gender Ambiguity in the Workplace”), Julianna Pillemer (Doctoral Candidate in Management, The Wharton School, Univ of Pennsylvania), Alan Sykes (Professor of Law; Director, Program in International Economic Law, Business and Policy, Stanford Law School), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), Roger Clark (Founding Member and Managing Partner; Visiting Professor, The Clark Law Group; Rutgers Law School Camden), Nancy Rothbard (Professor of Management, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania), and Sinan Aral (David Austin Professor of Management, MIT Sloan) on the Wednesday, May 23, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: May 3, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Keith DiMarino (Founder, DocuVault), Adam Winkler (Professor of Law, University of California, Los Angeles), Heikki Hiilamo (Professor of Social Policy, University of Helsinki), Ioana Marinescu (Assistant Professor of Economics; Faculty Research Fellow, School of Social Policy and Practice at the University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), and Jennifer Golbeck (Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab and Associate Professor of Information Studies, University of Maryland) on the Thursday, May 3, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: March 19, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Robert Dover (Associate Professor in Intelligence and Security, University of Leicester), Dinny McMahon (Fellow; Former Journalist, MacroPolo, The Paulson Institute), James Serpell (Professor of Humane Ethics and Animal Welfare at School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; President, International Society for Anthrozoology, University of Pennsylvania, International Society for Anthrozoology), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), Rick Edmonds (Media Business Analyst, Poynter Institute), and John Carroll (Assistant Professor, Mass Communication, Boston University) on the Monday, March 19, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Monday, March 19, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: March 9, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Scott Hensley (Associate Professor of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania), Michael Greenberger (Professor of Law; Founder and Director of the Center for Health and Homeland Security, Francis King Carey School of Law, University of Maryland), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), Iwan Barankay (Associate Management Professor, The Wharton School), Cindy Otto (Associate Professor of Critical Care Company * Penn Vet Organization Website * http://www.vet.upenn.edu/workingdogcenter, Penn Vet), and Benjamin Fritz (Reporter; Author of “All the President’s Spin”, Wall Street Journal) on the Friday, March 9, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Friday, March 9, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: February 16, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Megan Voeller (Director of Humanities, Thomas Jefferson University), Joseph Califano Jr. (Founder, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University), Michael Robinson (Professor and Chair, Department of Communication Studies, Lynchburg College), Blair Davis (Associate Professor, Media and Cinema Studies, DePaul University), Zubair Shafiq (Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, The University of Iowa), David Betancourt (Reporter, The Washington Post), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), and Stephen Klasko MD, MBA (President & CEO, Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health System) on the Friday, February 16, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Friday, February 16, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: February 5, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Evan Sinar (Chief Scientist, Vice President, Development Dimensions International (DDI)), Kevin Winter (Senior Lecturer, University of Cape Town, UCT), Martine Visser (Professor, School of Economics, University of Cape Town), Carolyn Kousky (Director of Policy Research and Engagement, The Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center), David Reibstein, Rebecca Ray PhD (Executive Vice President of the Knowledge Organization, The Conference Board), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), and Kevin Werbach (Associate Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics, Wharton School) on the Monday, February 5, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Monday, February 5, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: January 17, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Mike Colangelo (Owner, Run Stars Baseball; Virginia Stars), Sean Gregory (Reporter, Time Magazine), Hamilton Bean (Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Denver), Jeannette Sutton (Director, Risk and Disaster Communication Center, University of Kentucky), Mike Chapple (Associate Teaching Professor, Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame), Brendan Harris (Player Development/Pro-Scouting, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), John Paul MacDuffie (Professor of Management; Director of the Program on Vehicle and Mobility Innovation (PVMI), the Wharton School; Wharton’s Mack Institute for Innovation Management), and Paul Eisenstein (Publisher and Editor) on the Wednesday, January 17, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: November 29, 2017

Host Dan Loney is joined by Dave Girgenti (Founder, Lifeblink), James Thurber (University Distinguished Professor of Government; Founder and Former Director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies, American University), Jen Welter (First Female NFL Coach; Author of “Play Big: Lessons on Being Limitless from the First Woman to Coach in the NFL”), Andrea Matwyshyn (Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University), John Paul MacDuffie (Professor of Management; Director of the Program on Vehicle and Mobility Innovation (PVMI), the Wharton School; Wharton’s Mack Institute for Innovation Management), and Marc Meredith (Associate Professor, Political Science; Associate Processor, the Business Economics and Public Policy Department, University of Pennsylvania; The Wharton School) on the Wednesday, November 29, 2017 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017

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Dr. Andrea M. Matwyshyn is an academic and author whose work focuses on technology and innovation, particularly information security and consumer privacy law and policy. Professor Matwyshyn is a US-UK Fulbright Commission Cyber Security Scholar award recipient in 2016-2017, collaborating with the University of Oxford Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre.Read More

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