Jonathan Zittrain

Jonathan Zittrain
  • Professor of Law and Professor of Computer Science
    Harvard University

Jonathan Zittrain is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Professor of Computer Science at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. His research interests include digital property and content ownership, privacy, Internet intermediaries, human computing and technology in education. Zittrain co-founded the Berkman Center for Internet & Society. He performed the first large-scale tests of Internet filtering in China and Saudi Arabia, and with the OpenNet Initiative co-edited a series of studies of Internet filtering by national governments. Zittrain is a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Internet Society, the Board of Directors of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Board of Advisors for Scientific American. He has served as a Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence at the Federal Communications Commission and is author of The Future of the Internet - And How to Stop It.