Data Protection Declaration

Thank you for your interest in our institute. The protection of your personal data is important to us. Therefore, we would like to inform you about the processing of personal data when using this website. You will also know what rights you have in terms of data protection.

The person responsible within the meaning of Art. 4 No. 7 GDPR, whom you can contact if you have any questions or other concerns about data protection, is:

Institute for Frontier Areas of Psychology and Psychohygiene e.V.
represented by the director of the institute PD Dr. Jürgen Kornmeier,
Wilhelmstraße 3a,
79098 Freiburg,
Phone: 0761-20721-0

Data Protection Officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our institute, whom you can also contact directly with your concerns:
Kirsten Krebber
Wilhelmstraße 3a
79098 Freiburg
Phone: 0761-20721-48

Personal Data

Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter “affected individual”). An identifiable natural person is someone who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.

Data when you visit the Website

If you only use this website to obtain information and do not provide any data, then we only process the data that is required to display the website on the internet-enabled device you are using. These are in particular:

The legal basis for the processing of this data is legitimate interests according to Art. 6 section 1.1 letter f of the GDPR, in order to generally enable the presentation of the website.
In addition, you can use various services on the website where further personal and non-personal data are processed.

Purpose and Duration of Data Processing

The automatic collection of your user and communication data when visiting our website serves to establish the necessary technical connection and usability of our website. If you send us an e-mail via the site, the collection of the contact data disclosed in this context (usually only name and e-mail address) merely serves the purpose of corresponding feedback on our part. Any additional information you send us will be processed solely in accordance with the purpose and reason. After the reason for storage as ceased to exist, the data will be deleted immediately or – if necessary, in individual cases – become inaccessible.

Disclosure of Personal Data

The personal data you provide will not be passed on to third parties, for neither commercial or non-commercial purposes.

Links to other Websites

Where we provide links to other organizations’ websites, this privacy statement does not apply to the processing of personal data by the organization operating the linked website. Therefore, if you visit websites of other organizations linked to our website, we recommend that you read the respective privacy policy of those visited websites.

Data Security

We assure that we have taken the technical, as well as organizational, measures required according to Art. 32 GDPR to ensure a level of protection appropriate to the risk relating to the rights and freedoms of the user. This applies in particular to the selection of the hardware and software used, as well as the internal organizational control and access authorization. Nevertheless, we would like to point out as a precaution that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. by e-mail) always involves certain security vulnerabilities and cannot be fully protected against access by third parties.

Your Rights

As an affected individual you have following rights:

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

IGPP, Freiburg im Breisgau