Susan Landau works at the intersection of cyber security, national security, law, and policy. She has testified before Congress, written for the Washington Post, Science, and Scientific American, and frequently appears on NPR and BBC. Her previous positions include senior staff privacy analyst at Google, distinguished engineer at Sun Microsystems, and faculty member at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and Wesleyan University.
- 2015: Inductee, National Cyber Security Hall of Fame
- 2012: Surveillance Studies Book Prize
- 2012: Fellow, John S. Guggenheim Foundation
- 2011: Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery
- 2010-2011: Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
- 2000: Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science