Ellen P. Goodman

Ellen P. Goodman is Professor of Law at Rutgers University and Co-Director and Co-Founder of the Rutgers Institute for Information Policy & Law (RIIPL). Her research interests include smart cities, algorithmic governance, freedom of expression, platform policies, communications architectures, media and advertising law, and transparency policy. Goodman is currently a Senior Fellow at the German Marshall Fund’s Digital Innovation & Democracy Institute. She has served as a Distinguished Visiting Scholar with the Federal Communications Commission and was a partner with the Washington, DC, law firm of Covington & Burling. She is currently working on a book on smart city governance. Her work has appeared in numerous news media and academic journals, including The Guardian, Democracy Journal, Cornell Law Review, Texas Law Review, Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, and Yale Journal of Law & Technology.