Prof. Mr. Anja Oskamp studied law in Rotterdam and spent a year at the Norwegian Research Center for Computers and Law in Oslo after her studies. There she conducted research on both the domain computer law as legal informatics. In 1983 she became a lecturer at the VU University in Amsterdam where she was a founding member of the Computer / Law Institute in 1984. Oskamp received her doctorate in 1990. In 2001 she became a professor Legal knowledge management and IT, and in 2005 Dean of the Faculty of Law of the VU University. She was also extraordinary professor of computer science, tax law and tax computer law at the Radboud University Nijmegen from 1997 to 2005.