American University profiles Dr. DeNardis

State Department 2014 PhotoAs the Internet Governance Lab is taking its shape, Dr. DeNardis has received a front-page profile on American University’s web site. Dr. DeNardis is being profiled as her work and research on Internet policy and accessibility fall under AU Project 2030. The issues around the topic of Internet governance, or of what happens behind the curtain of our computer screens, are directly linked to human rights and privacy. In the age of cyber attacks on, for example, governments, movie studios and health insurance providers – all holding massive amounts of personal data – Dr. DeNardis, a scholar of Internet architecture and governance studies “the hidden levers of control that set the policies that determine our civil liberties and our right to access knowledge.” For the full profile, and more quotes, click here.