Staff Biography

Susan Crawford

Law Professor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Susan Crawford

Law Professor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Susan Crawford, who began her academic career at Cardozo, returns to the Law School from the University of Michigan.  After serving on the Obama Administration transition team, she spent 2009 as Special Assistant to the President for Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy. She has also been a visiting professor at the University of Michigan and Yale Law Schools.  A prominent figure in debates over internet and communications policy, Professor Crawford was on the board of directors of ICANN from 2005-08 and is the founder of OneWebDay, a global celebration of the web celebrated each September 22 (see onewebday.org).

She received her B.A. summa cum laude and J.D. from Yale University, clerked for Judge Raymond J. Dearie of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, and was a partner at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering in Washington, DC.