Preliminary Teachers List

Teacher Biographies

Robin PierceRobin Pierce, JD, PhD, is associate professor at the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT, Tilburg University, The Netherlands). She obtained her law degree (Juris Doctor) from University of California, Berkeley and a PhD from Harvard University where her work focused on genetic privacy. She has taught courses in Data Protection and Privacy, Ethical and Legal Issues in Biotechnology, and Social Issues in Biology. She currently teaches a course on Regulation for the LLM Law & Technology at Tilburg Law School. Her current research addresses the themes of data protection law and health data, as well as legal, policy and ethical issues regarding AI in healthcare, and regulation of novel biomedical technologies.

Mireille Hildebrandt Mireille Hildebrandt is a tenured Research Professor on 'Interfacing Law and Technology' at Vrije Universiteit Brussels (VUB), appointed by the VUB Research Council. She works with the research group on Law Science Technology and Society studies (LSTS) at the Faculty of Law and Criminology. She also holds the part-time Chair of Smart Environments, Data Protection and the Rule of Law at the Science Faculty, at the Institute for Computing and Information Sciences (iCIS) at Radboud University Nijmegen. Her research interests concern the implications of automated decisions, machine learning and mindless artificial agency for law and the rule of law in constitutional democracies. She has published 4 scientific monographs, 21 edited volumes or special issues, and over 100 chapters and articles in scientific journals and volumes. (see more)