Jeffrey Kosseff


U.S. Naval Academy

Assistant Professor, Cyber Science Department

Jeff Kosseff, CIPP/US, is an assistant professor of cybersecurity law at the United States Naval Academy. Before joining the Academy, he practiced privacy and cybersecurity law at Covington & Burling, LLP. He clerked for Judge Milan D. Smith, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge Leonie M. Brinkema of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Before becoming a lawyer, Kosseff was a journalist for The Oregonian and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and recipient of the George Polk Award for national reporting.



Contributions by Jeffrey Kosseff

  • Academia’s Privacy Pros: A discussion on the intersections of privacy, power and free speech
    Speaker at Virtual Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. Joint KnowledgeNet: June 16, 2022
  • Guys, we all need to put a stop to the ‘manel’
    Privacy Perspectives