Dr. Petra Molnar

Former Research Fellow, Distinguished Fellowship

Petra Molnar is a lawyer and anthropologist specializing in technology, migration, and human rights. Petra has worked all over the world including Kenya, Palestine, Jordan, Turkey, Philippines, Colombia, Canada, and various parts of Europe. She is the co-creator of the Migration and Technology Monitor, a collective of civil society, journalists, academics, and filmmakers interrogating technological experiments on people crossing borders. She is also the Associate Director of the Refugee Law Lab at York University and a Fellow at the Berkman Klein Centre for Critical Internet at Harvard University. Petra is currently writing her first book, Artificial Borders (The New Press, 2024).




University of Toronto (CAN)
  • Positions

    Former Research Fellow, Distinguished Fellowship

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