Privacy notice

Data protection information / data protection declaration

1. Responsible body under data protection laws:

University of Stuttgart
Keplerstraße 7
70174 Stuttgart
Telephone: +49 711 685-0
Email: poststelle(at)

2. Data protection officer:

University of Stuttgart
Data protection officer
Breitscheidstr. 2
70174 Stuttgart
Tel: +49 711 685-83687
Fax: +49 711 685-83688
Email: datenschutz(at)

3. Introductory notice

This information concerning data protection / this data protection declaration relates to the website, which is hosted by GitHub Pages.

4. Gathering of personal data

In this case, the University of Stuttgart acts as data controller, and GitHub as data processor. Please see the GitHub Privacy Statement for additional information.

4.1 Description and categories of data

Should you access this website, you transfer data to the web server of GitHub Pages via your browser. The information is stored in log files, and includes the visitor IP addresses.

4.2 Purpose

Saving in a log file takes place in order to ensure the functional capability of the website, as well as to ensure the security of GitHub’s IT systems.

The legal basis for the temporary storage of the data and log files is Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f) GDPR.

4.4 Storage duration

The data will be deleted once it is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was gathered. In case of the recording of data for provision of the website, this is the case when the respective session has come to an end.

5. Your rights

You have the right to receive information from the university concerning the data saved in relation to your person and/or to have incorrectly saved data corrected. In addition, you have the right to deletion or to have the processing restricted or to object to the processing.

For this purpose, please contact the data protection officer of the University of Stuttgart: datenschutz(at)

You have the right to complain to the supervisory authority, should you be of the opinion that the processing of the personal data relating to you breaches legal regulations.

The competent supervisory authority is the State Data Protection and Freedom of Information Officer of Baden-Württemberg – Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit Baden-Württemberg.