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Andrea M. Matwyshyn

Assistant Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics

Research Interests: technology and innovation, corporate information security, consumer privacy, information technology regulation and policy, contracts, technology entrepreneurship

Links: Personal Website, @amatwyshyn


Andrea M. Matwyshyn is an assistant professor in the Legal Studies and Business Ethics Department in the Wharton School and an affiliate of the Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.   She studies technology innovation and its legal implications, particularly corporate information security regulation and consumer privacy. 
In addition to her appointment at University of Pennsylvania, she is currently a member of the board of advisors of the EU-funded Network of Excellence in Internet Science (EINS) project at the Oxford Internet Institute and a faculty affiliate of the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School.    She has previously taught on the law faculties of Northwestern University and University of Florida and has been a visiting scholar at the University of Edinburgh School of Law, the Indian School of Business, Singapore Management University School of Law, and Notre Dame Law School.   She was also previously an affiliate of the School of Engineering at the University of Cambridge and a corporate attorney in private practice. 
PhD., Human Development and Social Policy (developmental psychology), Northwestern University, 2005
JD with honors, Nortwestern University, 1999
Doctoral Certificate, International and Comparative Studies, Northwestern University, 1999
Doctoral Certificate, Gender Studies, Northwestern University, 1999
MA, International Relations, Northwestern University, 1996
BA with honors, Political Science/ International Studies, Northwestern University 1996