Harvard's Great Teachers: Jonathan Zittrain
Professor of Law in the Faculty of Law and the Kennedy School of Government and Professor of Computer Science in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
About the Teacher
Jonathan Zittrain is a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School, and a professor of Computer Science in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. He co-founded the Berkman Center for Internet & Society. Zittrain's research includes digital property, privacy, and speech, and the roles played by private intermediaries in Internet architecture. He has a strong interest in creative, useful, and unobtrusive ways to deploy technology in the classroom. He serves on the boards of directors of the Internet Society and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.Read complete bio
About this Video
Is the internet a powerful platform for aggregating "random acts of kindness" into positive, real-world change or a slippery slope to a virtual sweatshop? Jonathan Zittrain digs into the future of life online. View the Zittrain Collection.