Dr. Angela Müller

Head of Policy & Advocacy

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Angela Müller is Head of Policy & Advocacy at AlgorithmWatch and AlgorithmWatch Switzerland. She manages our activities on a national and an international level. In Switzerland, Angela is responsible for our entire policy and advocacy work. She is an expert for horizontal regulations in the EU, particularly the work of CAI and the AI Act, as well as an expert for ADM in the public sector and our policy-related work in Switzerland. Angela holds a Ph.D. (Dr.des.) in Law and a M.A. in Political and Economic Philosophy. She wrote her doctoral thesis on the extraterritorial applicability of human rights—inter alia in light of the use of new technologies—at the University of Zurich. She was a Visiting Researcher at Columbia University, New York, and Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Prior to her current position, Angela Müller worked as project leader at a think tank, project manager for a University innovation platform, and academic intern at the Swiss Foreign Ministry FDFA. In addition, she is a member of the Digital Society Initiative at the University of Zurich and serves as Vice President of the UN Association Switzerland.