Dr Ana Beduschi is an Associate Professor of Law at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom. Her research and teaching focus on international human rights law, technology (including big data and artificial intelligence), digital law, data protection and privacy, and international migration and refugee law.


Her recent publications examine the impact of artificial intelligence on human rights protection, the opportunities and challenges presented by digital identity for data protection, privacy and non-discrimination, and the implications of big data for international migration and human rights law.

She holds a PhD in Law (2011) from the University of Montpellier 1, France. She also received an LL.B degree in Law (in 2003), an LL.M degree in International and European Law (Maîtrise in 2004), and an LL.M. degree in European Human Rights Law (Master 2 in 2005) from the University of Montpellier 1, France. She also holds an LL.B degree in Law from the UNESP (University of the State of São Paulo, Brazil) obtained in 2000. She is an Attorney-at-Law in São Paulo, Brazil since 2001.