Jennifer King

Director of Consumer Privacy

Center for Internet and Society

Stanford Law School

Jennifer King is currently the Director of Consumer Privacy in the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School. She received her PhD in Information Science at UC Berkeley’s School of Information, where she was advised by Professor Deirdre Mulligan and Professor Coye Cheshire. King’s work uses human-computer interaction methods to examine the privacy “gap” between people’s expectations and how technological systems function. Her publications include privacy focused investigations into mobile systems, online social networks, radio-frequency identification [RFID], and digital video surveillance. King holds a professional master’s degree in information management and systems also from Berkeley’s I School. Prior to her research career, King worked in security and product management for several Internet companies, most recently Yahoo!.