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dr. O.J. (Oskar Josef) Gstrein

Assistant Professor
dr. O.J. (Oskar Josef) Gstrein


My academic work and passion are dedicated to the overarching theme ‘Human Dignity in the Digital Age’. With my background in law and philosophy I work in the department of Governance and Innovation at Campus Fryslân. My expertise relates to:

- Human Rights in the Digital Age.
- Privacy and Data Protection.
- Digital Identity.
- Digital Technologies for Governance purposes (incl. ‘Blockchain’).
- Security and Surveillance in context of the rule of law.
- Personal Data and Time (‘right to be forgotten’).
- Internet Governance.

Other positions

Member Data Research Centre - Campus Fryslân
Lecturer at Europa-Institut Saarbruecken, Germany
Fellow at the Institute for Technology and Society, Rio de Janeiro (ITS Rio)
Member of the Editorial Board of the journal "ZEuS - Zeitschrift fuer Europarechtliche Studien"
Reviewer of the journal "Frontiers in Blockchain"
Last modified:04 June 2020 2.12 p.m.

Contact information

Wirdumerdijk 34
8911 CE Leeuwarden
The Netherlands