Introduction

This page explains how and why we collect, and use, your personal information when you visit http://inverseprobability.com.

Who will process my personal information?

When you view or use http://inverseprobability.com, or any website within this domain Neil Lawrence is the data controller.

This notice applies to the use of your personal information (also known as ‘personal data’) by the Neil Lawrence.

If you follow a link from this website to another website, we recommend that you read the privacy policy on that website to find out what it does with your information.

What personal information is collected and why?

To allow you to use additional functionality

We use the third-party Disqus service to allow you to comment on selected research articles published on our website. If you use the on-page commenting feature, we collect your IP address and share it with Disqus. For information about how Disqus uses your personal information, please see the Disqus privacy policy.

To improve our service to you

When you visit our website, we use the third-party Google Analytics service to collect standard internet log information, which includes your IP address. We do this to find out how visitors use our website and to improve its usability. The data is anonymised before it is stored and before we see or use it for analytics processing. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our site. If you have sent a ‘do not track’ request from your web browser, we will respect it and will not collect analytics data. For more information about how Google Analytics uses this information, please see the Google privacy policy.

What should you expect to happen with the information?

We are committed to respecting the information you trust us with and to making sure that we keep it safe. Our websites collect very little personal information and we use it in ways that are compatible with your individual rights and freedoms.

The use of your personal information in the ways described above is necessary for the legitimate interests of operating a website that provides information about Neil Lawrence’s reesarch activities.

Where we do need to collect any additional personal data not listed above via our website, you will be told at that time about the use we will make of that information. For example, you may need to complete an online form in order to register interest in an event.

Our services are not designed for, or intentionally targeted at, children 13 years of age or younger. We do not intentionally collect or maintain data about anyone under the age of 13.

Transferring your information outside the United Kingdom or European Economic Area (EEA)

We may need to transfer your personal information outside of the UK or EEA in order to provide you with the services and products you require or as necessary for our legitimate interests. This will most likely occur when our third-party providers are based outside the EEA. Any such transfers are carried out with appropriate safeguards in place to ensure the confidentiality and security of your personal information.

How do I get further information?

For full details of how we use cookies on our website, including those that do not collect personal data, please see our cookie notice.

You can also see the website terms of service here.

This privacy policy is based on the University of Cambridge’s privacy policy given here, with changes made where those policies do not apply to this personal website.