Dr. Alberto Quintavalla is a lecturer at the Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics. He received his doctoral degree at Erasmus Universiteit in 2020 with a research about water governance. He has been visiting PhD researcher at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the European University Institute. His research interests are at the intersection of environmental governance, human rights and digital technologies. He has published in leading journals, served as a guest-editor of the European Journal of Risk Regulation and was an organiser of international conferences. He is admitted to the Italian Bar.