Danielle Citron

University of Maryland Carey School of Law

Danielle Citron is the Morton & Sophia Macht Professor of Law at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law where she teaches and writes about privacy, civil rights, and free speech. Her book Hate Crimes in Cyberspace (Harvard University Press) was named one of the "20 Best Moments for Women in 2014) by Cosmopolitan magazine. She is the Vice President of the Cyber Civil Rights Initiative, Affiliate Scholar at the Stanford Center on Internet and Society, Affiliate Fellow at the Yale Information Society Project, Tech Fellow at NYU’s Policing Project, and member of the Principals Group for the Harvard-MIT AI Fund. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Electronic Privacy Information Center’s Board of Directors. Professor Citron’s has appeared in the Yale Law JournalCalifornia Law ReviewMichigan Law ReviewTexas Law ReviewBoston University Law ReviewNotre Dame Law ReviewWashington University Law ReviewSouthern California Law ReviewMinnesota Law ReviewWashington Law ReviewUC Davis Law ReviewFordham Law Review, and Hastings Law Journal. She is a frequent opinion writer for major media outlets including the New York TimesSlate, the Atlantic, and the Guardian. Professor Citron works closely with tech companies such as Twitter and Facebook and federal and state lawmakers on issues of online safety, privacy, and free speech.