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Mary Culnan, KCGC Senior Research Fellow

Mary Culnan

Slade Professor of Management & Information Technology
Bentley University

Senior Research Fellow
Kogod School of Business

Mary Culnan is the Slade Professor of Management and Information Technology at Bentley. Her current research interests include privacy, promoting security on home computers, and online communities. She is the author of more than 90 articles including publications in the MIS Quarterly, Journal of Public Policy and Marketing, The Information Society, Management Science, Encyclopedia of Privacy, The New York Times and The Washington Post.

Culnan has testified before Congress, the Massachusetts House and Senate, and various government agencies on a range of privacy issues. She currently serves as a member of the GAO’s Executive Committee on Management and Information Technology. Culnan also served as a commissioner on the President’s Commission on Critical Infrastructure Protection. She is the author of the 1999 Georgetown Internet Privacy Policy Survey, which the Federal Trade Commission used to make recommendations to Congress, and she served on the FTC’s Advisory Committee on Access and Security. BusinessWeek’s e-biz web site profiled her as a “Mover and Shaker.” She holds a PhD in Management from UCLA.