Dr. Ben Wagner is an assistant professor and director of the privacy and sustainable computing lab at Vienna University of Economics and Business and a senior researcher of the Centre of Internet & Human Rights. His research focuses on communications technology at the intersection between rights, ethics and governance.
Wagner holds a PhD in political and social sciences from European University Institute in Florence. He previously worked at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, the University of Pennsylvania, Human Rights Watch and the European Council on Foreign Relations. His research has been published in Telecommunications Policy, JITP and the International Journal of Communications.