Who we are


Dr Nóra Ni Loideain

Advisory Board

The Information Law and Policy Centre is advised by a group of 13 academics and practitioners specialising in information law and policy:


Professor Diamond Ashiagbor, Professor of Law & Director of Postgraduate Research, Kent Law School, University of Kent

Professor Lilian Edwards, Professor of Law, Innovation and Society, Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University

Dr Daithí Mac Síthigh, Head of Research, Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT), Ireland

Dr Tarlach McGonagle, Professor of Public Law, Leiden Law School, Leiden University

Professor Christopher Millard, Professor of Privacy and Information Law, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London

Gillian Phillips, Employment Tribunal Judge (PT), Director of Editorial Legal Services, Guardian News & Media Limited

Timothy Pitt-Payne QC, Barrister, 11KBW

Martin Rosenbaum, Former Executive Producer, BBC News

John Sheridan, Head of Legislation Services, The National Archives

Graham Smith, Of Counsel, Bird & Bird

Dr Jeni Tennison, Vice President, Open Data Institute

Dr Tanya Filer, Policy and Research Leader, Digital State, Bennett Institute for Public Policy, University of Cambridge

Dr Catherine Easton, Reader in Law, University of Lancaster

Research Fellows

Associate Research Fellows

Dr Rachel Adams, Associate Research Fellow

Dr Damian Clifford, Associate Research Fellow

Dr Richard Danbury, Associate Research Fellow

Dr Faith Gordon, Associate Research Fellow

James Michael, Senior Associate Research Fellow

Dr Judith Townend, Associate Research Fellow

Professor Lorna Woods, Senior Associate Research Fellow

Visiting Fellows

Professor Satoshi Maeda, Visiting Fellow, 2016-17

Dr Alex Antoniou, Visiting Fellow, 2015-16

Dr Judith Bannister, Visiting Fellow, 2014-15

Professor Katherine Biber, Visiting Fellow, 2014-15

Dr Joaquín Sarrión, Visiting Fellow, 2014-15

Research Associates

Dr Faith Gordon, Research Associate, 2017-18

Peter Coe, Research Associate, 2018-19

Dr Damian Clifford, Research Associate, 2018-19

Dr Maria Cristina Gaeta, Research Associate, 2019-20

Dr David Erdos, Research Associate, 2019-20

Page last updated: 22nd September 2021