The Berkman Klein community includes a network of faculty, fellows, students, entrepreneurs, lawyers, and virtual architects working to identify and engage with the challenges and opportunities of cyberspace.

Matthew Battles

Matthew Battles is associate director of metaLAB at Harvard, where he develops design interventions, media provocations, and technology projects in collaboration with a team of architects, web designers, scholars and artists.

Griffin Boyce

Griffin Boyce works on a variety of censorship circumvention and security projects. These include tamper-resistant software distribution, censorship detection and bypass in the field, and security training for activists and domestic violence survivors.

Ryan Budish

Ryan Budish is a Senior Researcher at the Berkman Klein Center. Ryan joined the Berkman Klein Center in 2011 as a Fellow and the Project Director of Herdict. In his time at Berkman Klein, Ryan has contributed policy and legal analysis to a number of projects and reports, and he has led several significant initiatives relating to Internet censorship, corporate transparency about government surveillance, and multistakeholder governance mechanisms.

Sebastian Diaz

Director of Technology

Sebastian Diaz is the Berkman Klein Center's Directory of Technology. He guides the center's IT enterprise through a landscape of ever changing technology and priorities.

Rob Faris

Research Director for the Berkman Klein Center

Rob Faris joined the Berkman Klein Center in May 2006. His work is focused on carrying out a global study of Internet censoring practices covering 35 countries in conjunction with colleagues at the OpenNet Initiative.

L. Kelly Fitzpatrick

L. Kelly Fitzpatrick is a Project Coordinator at the Harvard Open Access Project (HOAP). Within the Harvard Open Access Project (HOAP), Kelly's primary areas of work include the Open Access Directory (OAD) and Open Access Tracking Project (OATP).

Jessica Fjeld

Jessica Fjeld is a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Law School's Cyberlaw Clinic. She works in diverse areas including intellectual property, media and entertainment (particularly public media), freedom of expression, and law and policy relating to government and nonprofit entities.


Vivek Krishnamurthy

Vivek Krishnamurthy is a Clinical Instructor in Harvard Law School's Cyberlaw Clinic. He specializes in the international aspects of internet governance and on the human rights challenges associated with offering new internet-based services in different legal environments around the world.

Tiffany Lin

Tiffany Lin is a Research Associate at the Berkman Klein Center supporting research and project activities for cybersecurity and access to data.

David O'Brien

David O’Brien is a Senior Researcher at the Berkman Klein Center, where he leads the center’s efforts on Cybersecurity and the Privacy Tools for Sharing Research Data project.

Peter Suber

I work for the growth of open access to research, within Harvard and beyond, using a combination of consultation, collaboration, research, tool-building, and direct assistance.

Amy Aixi Zhang

Amy Aixi Zhang joined as a proud Berktern in the summer of 2015, and now serves as a Project Coordinator supporting research and projects related to Internet governance, digital privacy, and other topics.