Science Blog by

Eva Habison

Data Protection Declaration:

Collection, Use, Transfer
The protection of your data is of particular concern to me. I therefore process your personal data exclusively on the basis of the legal provisions (GDPR, TA). Personal data are all data that directly or indirectly allow a conclusion about your person (“Data”), this also includes the IP address. In this privacy information, I inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within the scope of this website.

When visiting this website, your IP address, start and end of the session are recorded for the duration of this session. This is technically required and thus represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art 6 para 1 lit f GDPR. Unless otherwise regulated below, this data will not be further processed by me.

Sensitive Personal Data
Special types of personal data are not specifically collected via this website. Special types of personal data include data revealing ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, or trade union membership, and data concerning physical or mental health or sex life. In some countries, criminal records, social security numbers or financial data also count as personal sensitive data. I ensure the confidentiality and security of this information to the extent it should be used in the course of business.

Your personal information may be shared for the following reasons:
If you, as a visitor to this website, expressly request or consent to this; or
when required by court order or other legal or regulatory regulation.

Change of data, data storage & data subject rights
Information collected from visitors to the website is only stored for the purpose of providing the requested service. As soon as the service has been provided, all data is deleted in accordance with the legal requirements regarding storage duration and deletion periods as well as the data storage guidelines. In addition, you naturally have the right to information, correction, deletion, and revocation at any time, as well as the right to lodge a complaint with the data protection authority.

If your data needs to be updated or changed, or deleted from my records, or you otherwise wish to exercise any of the data subject rights, please contact me at any time with your request.

Controller (Art 4 para 7 GDPR)
If you have any questions about data processing, you can reach me at the following contact details:
Eva Habison, independent journalist
Testarellogasse 14/7, 1130 Vienna
Tel: 0043 (0) 676 5645877

If you contact me by e-mail, the data you provide will be stored for six months for the purpose of processing the request and in case of follow-up questions. This is a legitimate interest in the sense of the GDPR. Your data will not be passed on without your consent.

This website uses so-called cookies.
These are small text files that are stored on your terminal device with the help of the browser. They do not cause any harm.

The Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. [Depending on whether applicable: On this website, Google Analytics has been extended by the code “ga(“set”, “anonymizeIp”,!0)” to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking)].