Benjamin Moskowitz

Visiting Assistant Arts Professor
Benjamin Moskowitz
Visiting Assistant Arts Professor

Ben Moskowitz was Visiting Associate Arts Professor at NYU Shanghai. He is also an Associate Adjunct Professor at the Interactive Telecommunications Program at the NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Ben is the Director of Strategic Development at Mozilla Foundation and holds a B.A. in Political Science and Rhetoric from UC Berkeley.

Moskowitz founded and co-directed the Drones & Aerial Robotics Conference (DARC), the premier forum on drones and society, with NYU Law School.

At Mozilla Foundation, he has held senior roles leading the design, implementation, and management of new programs, and worked with NGOs, corporations and donor partners, and built systems to engage a distributed community of staff and volunteers.

Research Interests

  • Open source
  • Open innovation methodology
  • Interactive media
  • Internet privacy
  • Aerial robotics 

Recent Publications


  • B.A., Political Science and Rhetoric, UC Berkeley, 2008


  • Spanish
  • French