Kenneth A. Bamberger

Kenneth A. Bamberger is the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Professor of Law at UC Berkeley. He is also the founding faculty director of the Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies, which hosts Berkeley’s Program on Jewish Law, Thought and Identity, and the campus’s Program on Israel Studies.  

Prof. Bamberger is an expert on the regulation of technology, expression, and information privacy and security, and was awarded the 2016 Privacy Leadership Award by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. He teaches courses on administrative law, the First Amendment’s religion and speech clauses, and Jewish law and identity.

Bamberger has served on the advisory boards of the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life and Culture and the Israel Institute; and on the Inter-Parliamentary Coalition for Combating Anti-Semitism Task Force on Internet Hate. From 2013-2015, he served as the first co-chair of the Center for Jewish Studies, and he is a visiting professor at the Cegla Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Law at Tel Aviv University.