Dr. Dimitry Epstein

Dimitry Epstein
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Dmitry Epstein is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication and the Federmann School of Public Policy and Government at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he is also an affiliate at the Federmann Cyber Security Research Center. His research focuses on the intersection of information, technology, policy, and society. Specifically, he studies internet governance, privacy, the digital divide, and online civic engagement in policy deliberation and decision-making.  Dmitry’s work has been supported by funders such as the National Science Foundation, Program on Economics & Privacy at George Mason University Law School, and the Internet Society. He published in a number of venues such as The Information Society, Journal of Information Technology, Journal of Information Policy, Government Information Quarterly, and Wake Forest Law Review. Dmitry is currently serving as the Chair of the Global Internet Governance Academic Network (GigaNet). Prior to joining the Hebrew University, Dmitry was on the faculty of the University of Illinois at Chicago.