David Morar

Partner, Public Interest Technology

David Morar, PhD, is a researcher and public policy professional, a three time ICANN Fellow, who has done work throughout the spectrum of technology policy issues, both nationally and internationally, from privacy and open data to ethics and content issues (e.g. disinformation, moderation). Dr. Morar is currently a Postdoctoral Data Policy Fellow at NYU Steinhardt . He is also an Associate Researcher at the Big Data Science Laboratory at the West University of Timisoara, Romania; and a Researcher at the Center for Advanced Studies in Public Policy, Governance at Paraiba State University, Brazil. Most recently he was a Policy Manager focusing on disinformation and data science ethics with Data for Democracy, and has previously been a Google Policy Fellow with the Global Network Initiative and the Internet Education Foundation, among other fellowship positions. David has a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Bucharest, a Master's of International Affairs degree from Pennsylvania State University and a PhD in Public Policy from George Mason University.