Deborah Hurley

Deborah Hurley
Adjunct Professor of the Practice of Computer Science

Biography

Deborah Hurley is Principal of the science and technology policy consulting firm she founded in 1996. She is: Adjunct Professor of the Practice of Computer Science and Associate Faculty Director, Data Privacy, Executive Master in Cybersecurity, at Brown University; Fellow, Institute for Quantitative Social Science, and Global Innovation Policy Fellow, Technology and Entrepreneurship Center at Harvard (TECH), at Harvard University; Senior ICT Expert, Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility, Sydney, Australia; and Arbitrator, US-EU Privacy Shield.  At the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris, France, Hurley identified emerging economic, social, technological, and legal issues related to science, technology, and innovation.  She was a Fulbright scholar in Korea.  Hurley received the Namur Award of the International Federation for Information Processing in recognition of outstanding contributions, with international impact, to awareness of social implications of information technology.  Read more.