Cory Robinson is a Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Communication Design at Linköping University in the Department of Science and Technology.

Cory completed his Ph.D. in Public Communication and Technology (2014) at Colorado State University. His dissertation explored differences in online disclosure of personally identifiable/identifying information (PII), or personal data, between Americans and Estonians during ecommerce transactions.

Focusing on areas of privacy and ethics, his current research investigates disclosure of sensitive personal data, including biometric and health data, in Internet platforms and surveillance technologies, and ethical frameworks for collection of person data in wearables and IoT (Internet of Things).

He is also interested in how culture affects perceptions of privacy and what is considered private information.

Research Interests

Online privacy and self-disclosure, online privacy regulation, privacy theory, biometric personal data, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) policy, and ICT ethics.

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