Tim Wu

Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law

Office: Jerome Greene Hall, Room 730
435 West 116th Street
New York NY 10027
Tel: 212-854-2322
Fax: 212-854-7946
Email: wu@pobox.com

Assistant Info

Name: Rosa Arenas
Phone: 212-854-0696
Email: rarena@law.columbia.edu

Speaking Inquiries:   Wesley Neff

Personal Web Site:

  • J.D., Harvard, 1998
  • B.sc., McGill, 1995
Tim Wu's fields are the internet, media & communications industries. He joined the Law School in 2006 and teaches copyright, communications law & policy, antitrust and other courses. He is the author of the Master Switch (2010) and Who Controls the Internet (2006), and Net Neutrality, Broadband Discrimination (2002). 

Detailed Biography

1998-1999: Law clerk for Judge Richard Posner, 7th Circuit Court of Appeals
1999-2000: Law clerk for Justice Stephen Breyer, United States Supreme Court
2000-2002: Director, Technical Marketing, Riverstone Networks, Inc.
2002-2004: Associate Professor of Law, University of Virginia
2008-2011: Chairman, Free Press
2011-2012: Senior Advisor, Federal Trade Commission

Visiting Professorships:
Columbia Law School (2004)
Chicago Law School (2005)
Stanford Law School (2005)
Harvard Law School (2011)

Major Publications

Who Controls the Internet (Oxford U. Press 2006)
The Master Switch:  The Rise and Fall of Information Empires (Alfred A. Knopf 2010)

Please see my SSRN Author page:  http://ssrn.com/author=159088