Dr. L. Jean Camp has done foundational work of the interdiscipline of economics of security. Her core contributions are in area of the human and organizational implications of technologies of security and privacy. She has combined incentives, game theory, and interaction design to mitigate the insider threat in the networked realm. Her publications have also addressed designing for trust including privacy-enhancing technologies, secure transactions, and the risk communication to make these usable. While at the Kennedy School she published on coordinating policy and optimizing system design for diffusion to less-developed countries.
Dr. Camp is the author of “Trust and Risk in Internet Commerce” (MIT Press), “Economics of Medical & Financial Identity Theft” (Springer) and the editor of three other collections. She has authored over one additional hundred fifty works, including more than one hundred peer-reviewed works as well as book chapters and invited works. She has made scores of presentations across six continents. Her patents are in the area of privacy-enhancing technologies. Her professional service has included terms on the Board of Directors of Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility, the Board of Governors of the IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology, Alumni Board for Carnegie Mellon, Senior Member of the IEEE, and longstanding member (currently on the governing council) of the USACM. Please visit http://www.ljean.com/ cv.html for more detailed information and links to publications.