Tim Maurer

Non-Resident Fellow

Tim Maurer is a non-resident fellow with the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) and an associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. His work focuses on cyberspace and international affairs, with a concentration on global cybersecurity norms, human rights online, internet governance, and their interlinkages. He is currently writing a book on cybersecurity and proxy actors.

Tim serves as a member of the Research Advisory Network of the Global Commission on Internet Governance and of the Freedom Online Coalition’s cybersecurity working group “An Internet Free and Secure.” He co-chaired the Civil Society Advisory Board of the Global Conference on CyberSpace. In 2014, he developed the Global Cyber Definitions Database for the chair of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) to support the implementation of the OSCE’s cyber confidence-building measures. In 2013 and 2014, Tim spoke about cybersecurity at the United Nations in New York and Geneva and co-authored Tipping the Scale: An Analysis of Global Swing States in the Internet Governance Debate, published by the Global Commission on Internet Governance. His work has also been published by Jane’s Intelligence Review, TIME, Foreign Policy, CNN, Slate, and other academic and media venues.

Prior to joining Carnegie, Tim was the director of the Global Cybersecurity Norms and Resilience Project at New America and head of research of New America’s Cybersecurity Initiative. He also gained experience with the United Nations in Rwanda, Geneva, and New York, focusing on humanitarian assistance and the coordination of the UN system.

Areas of Expertise

Data & Tech Politics

Most Recent Publications by Tim Maurer