Dr. Cristiana Teixeira Santos

Assistant Professor
International and European Law

Honors and Awards

  • Our CHI’23 paper on “Investigating Deceptive Design in GDPR’s Legitimate Interest” is a winner of the Stefano Rodotà Data Protection Award 2024 
  • Winner of the European Cyber Women Day 2023 , in the category "Cyber Woman Researcher" in Europe!
  • Honorable Mention: our paper "My Cookie is a phoenix: detection, measurement, and lawfulness of cookie respawning with browser fingerprinting" received the "Student Paper Award Honorable Mention" by the Future of Privacy Forum (2023) in the 13th Annual Privacy Papers for Policymakers (Link to the paper )
  • Winner of the European Cyber Woman Day 2022 , in the category "Cyber Women researcher" in Europe!
  • Nominated and shortlisted for the Woman Privacy Awards 2022 in the "Best contribution to the community" category!
  • Best presentation award, International Workshop on Privacy Engineering (IWPE) (2022)
  • Honorable Mention: ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (ACM CHI) (2021)
  • Personal grant for PhD studentship, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (2013 – 2017)
  • Best Paper Award, Doctoral Consortium, 26th Int. Conf. on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems (2014)
  • Personal grant for MSc, University of Minho and Portuguese Government (FCT) (2011 – 2012)
  • MSc Merit Award (2011)