As of July 2017, Dr. Lucie Guibault is associate professor at the Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Canada. Between 1997 and 2017, she worked at the Institute for Information Law of the Faculty of Law of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).
She is specialized in international and comparative copyright and intellectual property law and has been carrying out research for the European Commission, Dutch ministries, UNESCO and the Council of Europe. Her main areas of interest include copyright and related rights in the information society, open content licensing, collective rights management, limitations and exceptions in copyright, and author’s contract law.
She has been involved as legal partner in Creative Commons Netherlands and in projects related to Europeana, OpenAire and other Horizon2020 projects on text and data mining. Dr. Guibault is member of the international editorial board of Les Cahiers de propriété intellectuelle, member of the editorial board of the Journal of Intellectual Property and Information Technology (JIPITEC), and correspondent for the Netherlands for Computer Law Review International (CRi).