- 1. Purpose of this Statement
This statement tells you how GenoMEL will collect and process your personal data when you access this website.
- 2. Automated Collection of Personal Information
As with most other web servers, when you access these web pages GenoMEL will automatically record some of the information you provide, via Cookies (see point 5). This will include your IP address, browser type, and information relating to the page you last visited. This information is processed to estimate how much usage of the server is made by different categories of users and in the event of a breach of security may be used to aid detection. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how users engage with our website. For further information about Google Analytics please see http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html
- 3. Non-Automated Collection
Where you are required under this website to provide personal data this data will be used to assist us in our organisation of GenoMEL.
- 4. Third Party Access
Any data you provide will be stored on a server provided by 1and1 Limited, who host the website on behalf of New Knowledge Directorate Limited (NKD). Google Analytics collects information anonymously and reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. Data will not be sent to other third parties.
- 5. Cookies
If you do not want us to install cookies on your computer you can change your browser settings or you can specifically opt out of Google Analytics.
The Information Commissioner's Office has a useful page for members of the public at http://www.ico.gov.uk/for_the_public/topic_specific_guides/online/cookies.aspx. This page gives links for how to control cookies within different web browsers.
To specifically opt out of Google Analytics you can download a browser add on from Google "https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/eula.html
- 6. Changes to this statement
This statement and therefore the ways in which your data may be processed can be changed from time to time. Any changes will only be notified via this web page.
If you have any queries relating to this privacy statement then please contact GenoMEL at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you feel dissatisfied with the response given then please contact the University of Leeds' webmaster (email@example.com).
Page updated: 07/09/12
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