CISPA is currently in the founding process to join the German Helmholtz Association as a new member. It is consequently undergoing significant organizational changes, which are not yet reflected on this webpage.

For further information on the above mentioned founding process, please refer to the official press release by the State Chancellery of Saarland.

Recent News on the Transformation Process


The location of the first construction phase has been agreed upon. For further information, please refer to the official press release .

Ninja Marnau
Ass. iur. | Researcher

  • Information Security and Cryptography
  • Building E9 1, Room 2.19
  • +49 681 302 71943
  • +49 681 302 71 942
  • marnau(aeht)cs.uni-saarland.de
  • cispa.saarland/marnau

Curriculum Vitae

Ninja Marnau

I am a Senior Researcher at CISPA in Saarbrücken. I work interdisciplinarily between law and computer science in the fields of IT security and privacy.

About me: privacy lawyer and researcher, technophile, experienced in legal policy and standardization work

Please refer to my full CV for more details and publications.

Since 2014 Senior Researcher
at CISPA , Saarland University , Germany
2013 - 2014 Legal Consultant
at the W3C/ERCIM (World Wide Web Consortium) , France
2010 - 2013 Lawyer and Researcher
at ULD (Independent Centre for Privacy Protection Schleswig-Holstein) Germany