Launch a Career in Privacy

IAPP Offers Students and Educators a World of Privacy Resources

Privacy is one of the information economy’s most pervasive issues—and also one of its hottest career paths. Dive into the opportunities with an IAPP student membership that unlocks a trove of learning resources and a world of contacts with top international privacy professionals.

IAPP resources can help in your studies and figuring out your professional path.

Sign up today and get all the benefits of a full professional membership – a $295 value for $50.

Need information for classwork or papers? Search our research resources and in-depth analysis of trends and issues by our Westin Fellows, recent graduates who spend a year analyzing privacy issues.

Want to keep up with the latest privacy news? Sign up and subscribe to the Daily Dashboard.

Trying to build a network of contacts? Connect with privacy professionals by joining your local KnowledgeNet.

Looking for a specific group of members? Find a Section or Affinity Group geared to you.

Want to see privacy professionals work through a privacy question? Watch as they crowdsource them on the Privacy List.

These are just a sample of what’s available to you through an IAPP membership.

We’re telling more about ourselves every day by creating and sharing personal data. At the same time, we want private lives. Seize the opportunities in that desire today by becoming an IAPP member.

We’re at an interesting time in the development of the idea of privacy. People my age are the first generation to grow up with information technology as we understand it now. The opportunities it offers are very personal because it’s a powerful tool for shaping our own futures.


Gabriel Maldoff, Privacy Attorney, Bird & Bird, London, Former IAPP Westin Fellow