Privacy Policy

Bielefeld University is responsible for this website.

The responsibility for the processing of data on this website lies with Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology (BGHS).
The technical contact person for the data processing is Sabine Schäfer

We use your data (personal details, details about the research project, curriculum vitae) for administration of doctoral candidates. The data will be passed on to the responsible persons in the faculties - Sabine Beiderwieden (sociology) Bettina Brandt (history) and processed there. Processing shall be lawful if you have given your consent in accordance with Article 6 para. 1 (a) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
All personal data will be stored on specially secured systems of Bielefeld University for the duration of the process. and then deleted or anonymised in accordance with data protection regulations.

You can assert the rights granted to you by the EU GDPR (request access to your data, correction, erasure, restriction of processing, withdrawal of consent, object to processing, data transfer) against the person responsible for this website. You will find the detailed rights concerned (such as the right of appeal to a supervisory authority) and further information in the general data protection declaration here: