Dr. Diana Dimitrova is a post-doc researcher at FIZ Karlsruhe – Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructures. She completed her PhD at VUB/LSTS in August 2021. In her PhD she studied the rights of access and rectification in the EU Area of Freedom, Security and Justice, with a focus on the border control context. Next to performing research on different data protection topics, she is also one of the core members of the CPDP Programming Committee and one of the editors of the Data Protection Insider, a biweekly newsletter issued by Lexxion. Before joining FIZ-Karlsruhe and commencing her PhD at VUB, Diana was a researcher at CiTiP, KU Leuven and a trainee at the EDPS.