Karen Levy

Postdoctoral Research Associate

NYU School of Law’s Information Law Institute and NYU’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication

Karen Levy

A postdoctoral research associate at New York University School of Law’s Information Law Institute and NYU’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, Karen Levy is also a fellow at the Data and Society Research Institute. She investigates how law and technology interact to regulate behavior, with special emphasis on legal, organizational, and social aspects of surveillance and monitoring.

In August 2014, I completed my PhD in Sociology at Princeton University, where my dissertation work examined the use of public and private surveillance for rule enforcement in the United States trucking industry.She holds a JD from Indiana University Maurer School of Law and is affiliated with NYU Law’s Privacy Research Group and the Intel Science and Technology Center for Social Computing. Prior to her graduate work, Levy was a law clerk in the U.S. Federal Courts.