Dr. Andrea M. Matwyshyn is a leading academic studying technology innovation and its legal implications, particularly commercial and consumer privacy law and corporate information security regulation.


She is currently serving as the Senior Policy Advisor and Academic in Residence at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.   She is also an assistant professor in the Legal Studies and Business Ethics Department in the Wharton School, an affiliate of the Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and a faculty affiliate of the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School.  Additionally, she serves as an member of the board of advisors to the European Union Network of Excellence in Internet Science (EINS) and NYU Poly's CRISSP INSPIRE program. 

Professor Matwyshyn has testified in front of Congress on issues of information security regulation and is frequently quoted by both U.S. and international media outlets on matters of information technology, security, and privacy law and policy.