Jake Goldenfein is a lecturer at the Law School at Swinburne University of Technology researching the intersection of law and technology. He has a particular interest in automated decision making, privacy, surveillance, distributed ledger technologies, the history and theory of communications technologies, media law and intellectual property.


  • 2016–present
    Lecturer, Swinburne Law School


  • 2016 
    University of Melbourne, PhD (Law)
  • 2008 
    University of Melbourne, LLB (Hons) \ BSc

Research Areas

  • Communication Technology And Digital Media Studies (200102)
  • Intellectual Property Law (180115)
  • Legal Theory, Jurisprudence And Legal Interpretation (180122)
  • Social Theory (160806)