Prof. Kenneth A. Bamberger

The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Professor of Law; Faculty Director, Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies, UC Berkeley

Kenneth A. Bamberger is the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Professor of Law at University of California in Berkeley, where he teaches Administrative Law, First Amendment (Religion and Speech), Technology and Governance, and Jewish Law. His legal research focuses on issues of governance, technology and corporate regulation, with a focus on the regulation of privacy, and he is a Faculty Director of the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology. In April 2016, Bamberger and Berkeley Prof. Deirdre Mulligan were awarded the 2016 Privacy Leadership Award for their book, Privacy on the Ground: Driving Corporate Behavior in the US and Europe.  


Prof. Bamberger is the founding Faculty Director of the Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies, an interdisciplinary Institute that hosts Berkeley's Israel Studies Program. From 2013-2015, he also chaired UC Berkeley's Center for Jewish Studies and, during the 2015-2016 academic year, he was a Visiting Professor at Tel Aviv University.