Cecilia Magnusson Sjöberg
Title: Professor (LL.D) of Law and Information Technology
Telephone: +46 8 16 28 93
Professor Cecilia Magnusson Sjöberg is Subject Director of law and Information technology at Stockholm University. She was awarded a LL.D. degree in 1992, with a doctoral thesis addressing legal automation with special focus on computerisation in public administration. Legal implications of e-government remains as one of her major fields of work.
In addition to substantive components of IT law, e.g. privacy protection, she has had many years of experience of legal system design and management, giving rise to information security issues and the need for electronic signatures etc.
In addition to a wide variety of research projects addressing the interplay between law and modern information communication technologies she is engaged by the Swedish government chairing public inquires about e.g. personal data protection for research purposes and how to legally facilitate the digitalisation of the public sector.<