Rod Funk

Masters Student

Member Of:
  • School of Public Policy
Email Address:
rod.funk@gatech.edu
Office Location:
DM Smith 001 (SPP Faculty and Student Community Room)
Office Hours:
Thursdays 3:00 to 4:00 PM
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Overview
Personal Pronouns:
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Pursuing a Masters Degree in Public Policy with a concentration in Information and Communication Technology Policy.starting Fall 2018. I worked as a Computer and Network Systems Manager for the Sierra Club in San Francisco for many years. I am now looking to combine my interests in data privacy, security, and equitable access with policy and public interest advocacy.

Education:
  • BA Politics, University of California at Santa Cruz
Awards and
Distinctions:
  • College Honors, Kresge College, UCSC 1992
  • Honors in the Major, Pollitics, UCSC 1992
  • Phi Beta Kappa, UCSC 1992
Interests
Research Fields:
  • Ethics and Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • Information and Communications Technology Policy
Issues:
  • Inequality and Social Justice
  • History more generally
  • International Collaboration and Partnership Development
  • International Communication
  • Internet Studies
  • Politics
  • Privacy
  • Technology