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EDUCATION

Cornell University, 2010 – 2013
Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering
Wireless Intelligence Systems Laboratory
Minors in Economics and Energy
M.S. 2012; Ph.D. 2013

University of Connecticut, 2006 – 2010
B.S.E.E., Electrical and Computer Engineering
University Scholar; Honors Scholar; summa cum laude
Minors in Mathematics, Economics, and Nanotechnology

EXPERIENCE

The White House, 2014 – 2016
Technology Policy Advisor, Washington, DC

Thomson Reuters, 2013
Corporate Technology Summer Associate, New York, NY

IBM, 2012
Corporate Finance Summer Associate, IBM, Armonk, NY

Northeast Utilities, 2010
Engineering Associate, Berlin, CT
PUBLICATIONS

J. Tse, D. Schrader, D. Ghosh, T. Liao, and D. Lundie, “A bibliometric analysis of privacy and ethics in IEEE Security and Privacy,” Ethics and Information Technology, 2015.

D. Ghosh, D. Schrader, S. Wicker, J. Yan, T. Leong, and W. Schulze, “Quantifying the effect of media on privacy: How advertising affects consumer willingness to pay for privacy in smart metering,” Media in Transition 8, MIT, Cambridge, MA, 2013.

D. Schrader, D. Ghosh, W. Schulze, and S. Wicker, “Civilization and its privacy discontents: the personal and public price of privacy,” Privacy Law Scholars Conference, Berkeley, CA, 2013.

D. Ghosh, R. Thomas, and S. Wicker, “A Privacy‐Aware Design for the Vehicle‐to‐Grid Framework,” 46th Hawaiian International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS‐46), Maui, HI, 2013.

D. Ghosh, D. Schrader, W. Schulze, and S. Wicker, “Economic Analysis of Privacy‐ Aware Advanced Metering Infrastructure Adoption,” IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT), Washington, DC, 2012.

D. Ghosh, S. Wicker, and L. Blume, “Game Theoretic Analysis of Privacy‐Aware Advanced Metering Infrastructure,” IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT), Manchester, UK, 2011.

D. Ghosh and P. Luh, “Analysis and simulation of payment cost minimization and bid cost minimization with strategic bidders,” IEEE Power Systems Conference and Exposition (PSCE), Phoenix, AZ, 2011.
GOVERNMENT RELEASES

K. Honey, D. Wollman, and D. Ghosh, “Green Button Initiative Makes Headway with Electric Industry and Consumers,” The U.S. Department of Energy and The White House, July 2015.

S. Trettin and D. Ghosh, “Open Education Week 2015,” The U.S. Department of Education and the White House, March 2015.

E. Lightner and D. Ghosh, “Protecting Consumer Privacy while Building a Smarter Grid,” The U.S. Department of Energy and The White House, January 2015.

D. Ghosh, “Promoting Innovation and Protecting Privacy in the Classroom,” The White House, October 2014.

 

SELECTED TALKS AND PRESENTATIONS

“Federal Technology Policy Issues,” Institute for Internet Culture, Policy, and Law, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, September 2015.

“Open Educational Resources: Should publicly funded education resources be openly licensed?,” Legal Hackers Society, Open Technology Institute, New America Foundation, Washington, D.C., August 2015.

“Safely Enabling Low-altitude UAS Operations: National/Regional Security, Safe Airspace Operations, and Economic Considerations,” Unmanned Aerial Systems Traffic Management Convention, NASA Ames Research Center, Mountain View, CA, July 2015.

“The Online/Mobile Learning Revolution,” Creative Global, Washington, D.C., June 2015.

“Privacy and the Digital Student: Paths Forward,” The Center for Democracy and Technology, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C., June 2015.

“The Internet of Things: Privacy, Security, New Risks and Developing Threats,” Advanced Global Legal & Compliance Forum on Cyber Security and Data Privacy & Protection, American Conference Institute, Chicago, IL, June 2015.

“Education Privacy: A New Regulatory Paradigm?,” The Higher Education Privacy Conference, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., May 2015.

“The Future of Education Privacy in the U.S.,” The Global Privacy Summit 2015, International Association of Privacy Professionals, Washington, D.C., April 2015. Cybersecurity Research Workshop, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, April 2015.

“Cybersecurity and risk management,” Risk Management Conference, University of Connecticut, Stamford, CT, April 2015.

“Privacy and identity,” Member Meeting, The Biometrics Institute, Embassy of New Zealand, Washington, D.C., March 2015.

“The Future of Civil Rights: Moving towards First Class Economic, Political and Digital Citizenship,” Rainbow PUSH Policy Symposium and Legacy Affair, Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council, Washington, D.C., December 2014.

“Technology Policy in the Federal Government,” Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, December 2014.

“A Privacy-Aware Design for the Vehicle-to-Grid Framework,” TRUST Security Seminar, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, September 2012.


HONORS

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellow, Department of Defense
Irwin M. Jacobs Fellow, Cornell University
Changemaker Fellow, Center for Transformative Action
University Scholar, University of Connecticut
Robert C. Byrd Scholarship, Department of Education
Accenture Scholarship for Engineering
New England Scholar
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
Connecticut Power and Energy Scholarship