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Ms S.J. (Sarah) Eskens LLM

Faculty of Law
Information Law
Photographer: Dirk Gillissen

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
  • Room number: 5.06
Postal address
  • Postbus 15514
    1001 NA Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Research

    Sarah Eskens (LLM) is a PhD Candidate at the Institute for Information Law (IViR). The topic of her doctoral research is news personalization and user rights. In her research, Sarah looks at the rights of users of such personalized news services, including their privacy, data protection, and information rights. Next to her doctoral project, Sarah has researched the oversight of national intelligence and security services, and the implications of the use of artificial intelligence in the newssector for freedom of expression.

  • Publications


    • Bodó, B., Helberger, N., Eskens, S., & Möller, J. (2019). Interested in diversity: The role of user attitudes, algorithmic feedback loops, and policy in news personalization. Digital Journalism, 7(2), 206-229. [details]
    • Eskens, S. J. (2019). A right to reset your user profile and more: GDPR-rights for personalized news consumers. International Data Privacy Law.



    • Eskens, S. J. (2016). New Notification Obligations and Fines Under the Dutch Data Protection Act. European Data Protection Law Review, 2(2), 224-226. [details]
    • Eskens, S., van Daalen, O., & van Eijk, N. (2016). 10 Standards for Oversight and Transparency of National Intelligence Services. Journal of National Security Law & Policy, 8(3), 553-594. [details]


    • Eskens, S. J. (2015). Ongerichte interceptie, of het verwerven van bulk-communicatie, en waarom de Grondwet en het EVRM onvoldoende tegenwicht bieden. Computerrecht, 2015(3), 125-131. [85]. [details]


    • Eskens, S. J., van Daalen, O. L., & van Eijk, N. A. N. M. (2016). Geheime surveillance en opsporing: Richtsnoeren voor de inrichting van wetgeving. IViR.
    • Zuiderveen Borgesius, F. J., Trilling, D., Möller, J., Eskens, S., Bodó, B., de Vreese, C. H., & Helberger, N. (2016). Algoritmische verzuiling en filter bubbles: een bedreiging voor de democratie? Computerrecht, 2016(5), 255-262. [173]. [details]


    • Eskens, S., van Daalen, O., & van Eijk, N. (2015). Ten standards for oversight and transparency of national intelligence services. Amsterdam: Institute for Information Law, University of Amsterdam. [details]


    • Eskens, S. J., (2016). Case note: EHRM (nr. 47143/06: Roman Zakharov/Rusland), No. 86, No. ECLI:CE:ECHR:2015:1204JUD004714306, Dec 04, 2015. (Computerrecht; Vol. 2016, No. 3). [details]
    • Eskens, S., Timmer, J., Kool, L., & van Est, R. (2016). Beyond control: Exploratory study on the discourse in Silicon Valley about consumer privacy in the Internet of Things. Den Haag: Rathenau Instituut. [details]
    • Zuiderveen Borgesius, F. J. (Author), Trilling, D. C. (Author), Eskens, S. J. (Author), Möller, J. E. (Author), Bodó, B. (Author), de Vreese, C. H. (Author), & Helberger, N. (Author). (2016). De filterbubbel doorgeprikt: Het negatieve effect van gepersonaliseerde media valt mee. Web publication/site, Retrieved from


    • Irion, K., Granger, M-P., & Eskens, S. J., (2015). Case note: HvJ EU (gevoegde zaken C-293/12 en C-594/12: Digital Rights Ireland/Ierse Ministers en Attorney General), No. 9, Apr 08, 2014. (Mediaforum; Vol. 2015, No. 3). [details]
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  • Ancillary activities
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