Sebastian Benthall is a security scientist working at the intersection of computer science, economics, law, and philosophy. He is a Research Fellow for the Digital Life Initiative at Cornell Tech and a Data Scientist for Ion Channel, a Washington, DC based cybersecurity company. Before becoming a scientist, Sebastian managed the development of spatial data infrastructure for global coordination around disaster risk reduction. He holds a B.A. in Cognitive Science from Brown University and is completing his PhD at UC Berkeley's School of Information.