The Nebraska Governance and Technology Center supports policy makers, journalists, and the community at large by offering expertise and explanations. Please reach out to the one of the following experts or use the form below to contact us.

Justin (Gus) Hurwitz

Menard Director — NGTC

  • Law & Economics
  • Antitrust
  • Telecommunications
  • Computer Law

Justin Firestone

Distinguished Fellow

  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Science
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Regulatory Frameworks

Kyle Langvardt


  • Constitutional Law
  • First Amendment
  • Platform-Based Technologies
  • Social Media

Christal Sheppard

Distinguished Fellow

  • Copyright and Trademark
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Patent Law
  • Politics and the Law
  • Science and the Law

Elana Zeide


  • Educational Technology
  • Privacy
  • Copyright and Trademark
  • Media Law

Elsbeth Magilton

Exec. Director — NGTC

  • Space Law
  • Women in Space and STEM
  • Space Security

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