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About Serge Gutwirth

Serge Gutwirth is a professor of human rights, legal theory, comparative law and legal research at the Faculty of Law and Criminology of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), where he studied law, criminology and also obtained a post-graduate degree in technology and science studies. Until 2010 he also held a part-time position of lecturer at the Faculty of law of the Erasmus University Rotterdam where he taught philosophy of law. He has been a visiting scientist and/or lecturer at the University of Sydney, the University of Georgia (Athens, USA), the University of Ghana (Accra) and at the Facultés Universitaires Saint-Louis (Brussels).
Currently, Serge Gutwirth is particularly interested both in technical legal issues raised by technology (particularly in the field of data protection and privacy) and in more generic issues related to the articulation of law, sciences, technologies and societies.He is the director of the research center Law, Science, Technology & Society (LSTS) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.


Present Director of LSTS : Law, Science, Technology & Society, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Present Research Professor, Vrije Universiteit Brussel


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Prof. Serge Gutwirth
LSTS - Law, Science, Technology & Society
Faculty of Law and Criminology
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Brussels - Belgium


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Recent work

Chaire Francqui 2019-2020 : ECOLOGIE(S) DU DROIT (5)

En 2019-2020 la Faculté de droit de l'Université de Namur m'a accordé la CHAIRE FRANCQUI sous le titre ECOLOGIE(S) DU DROIT. Les cinq cours ont eu lieu en présentiel à Namur (cf. Sous cette rubrique de mon site web sont repris les textes écrits de ces cours.

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