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Jay Kesan

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Professor and H. Ross & Helen Workman Research Scholar, College of Law | Director, Program in Intellectual Property and Technology Law
Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, 1989
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1996

Professor Kesan has a number of projects and students working on various aspects of cybersecurity, privacy, and risk. His most recent work in those areas has included game-theoretic modeling of strategic interactions to identify optimal investments in security resources, including self-help (hack-back); the economic analysis of cyberinsurance; and an investigation of the technology and protocols being used in the Chicago Camera Project, which is an effort by the Office of Emergency Communication Management in the City of Chicago to install about 2,000 cameras in the city.

(217) 333-7887
kesanatillinois [dot] edu