New publication

The Research Handbook on Privacy and Data Protection Law, edited by Rosamunde Van Brakel, Gloria González-Fuster and Paul de Hert, has now been published. I have contributed a chapter on "Privacy, Data Protection, and Security Studies" that reviews the growing importance of these legal concepts vis-à-vis the increasing use of digital data for security purposes …

ERC Starting Grant

I have been awarded an ERC Starting Grant worth 1.5 Mio EUR for five years of research on data quality in European police and border control cooperation. The project will explore how national and European authorities ensure that alphanumeric and biometric data in complex, multi-layered database systems are accurate and up-to-date.