CERES alumna Nina Jankowicz ’13 was appointed by President Joe Biden the executive director of Department of Homeland Security’s new Disinformation Governance Board. Nina published her first book How to Lose the Information War (Bloomsbury/IBTauris) in 2020. This spring, she released her second book, How to Be A Woman Online, an examination of online abuse and disinformation and tips for fighting back. Her expertise spans the public, private, and academic sectors. She has advised governments, international organizations, and tech companies; testified before the United States Congress, UK Parliament, and European Parliament; and led accessible, actionable research about the effects of disinformation on women, minorities, democratic activists, and freedom of expression around the world (Nina Jankowicz).
Congratulations to Nina on this new role!