Joshua A. Kroll

Joshua A. Kroll

Joshua A. Kroll is an engineer working on cryptography and internet security at the web performance and security company Cloudflare. He is also an affiliate of the Center for Information Technology Policy at Princeton University, where he studies the relationship between computer systems and human governance of those systems, with a special focus on accountability. In his research on how technology fits within a human-driven, normative context, he is especially interested in the governance of automated decision-making systems and the technical aspects of cybersecurity policy. His previous work spans accountable algorithms, cryptography, software security, formal methods, Bitcoin, and cybersecurity policy. Joshua holds a PhD in computer science from Princeton University, where he received the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship in 2011.