Scott Shackelford

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Affiliate Scholar
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Associate Professor at Indiana University Kelley School of Business, Scott J. Shackelford serves on the faculty of Indiana University where he teaches cybersecurity law and policy, sustainability, and international business law among other courses, and is a senior fellow at the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research as well as a Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs Cyber Security Project. A graduate of Stanford Law School and the University of Cambridge, he has written more than forty articles, essays, and book chapters that have been published in outlets such as the American Business Law Journal, Stanford Journal of International Law, Stanford Environmental Law Journal, and the Berkeley Journal of International Law, as well as "Managing Cyber Attacks in International law, Business, and Relations: In Search of Cyber Peace" (Cambridge University Press, 2014). Professor Shackelford has also written op-eds on the topic of cybersecurity that have been published in the Huffington Post, Washington Times, and the San Francisco Chronicle, and his research has been covered by National Public Radio, The Atlantic Wire, and USA Today. Both Professor Shackelford’s academic work and teaching have been recognized with awards, including a Fulbright Award in law, Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study Distinguished Fellowship, Academy of Legal Studies in Business Outstanding Paper Award, Stanford Law School Steven Block Civil Liberties Award for Writing on Civil Rights, Indiana University Trustees’ Teaching Award for Excellence, Kelley School of Business Innovative Teaching Award, and the Campus Sustainability Award for Teaching Excellence. A frequent speaker to a variety of audiences, Professor Shackelford has presented his research on cybersecurity at diverse forums, including Notre Dame, Stanford, Australian National University, the Prime Minister and Cabinet Office of the Government of Australia, the Croatian Chamber of Commerce, NATO, the Swedish National Defense College, the International Telecommunication Union World Summit on the Information Society, the Indiana Counter Proliferation Task Force, and the Harvard Business Review.