Privacy Notice

Privacy Notice

The Department of Zoology is committed to protecting the privacy of its web visitors. We fully comply with the Data Protection Act 2018.


How do we receive personal information?


We only collect personal information when you specifically provide it to us. This may happen when you contact any of Martin Maiden’s research group members or his PA.


What do we do with your personal information?


We are legally obliged by the Data Protection Act 2018 to make sure that we only use your information for the purpose for which it was requested, and to make sure it is kept securely.

If you have requested information to be sent to you, we will only use the email address provided to communicate with you about this information in the future.


Keeping your information up-to-date


If you would like at any time to make changes to the way that we communicate to you by post, telephone or email, please contact us:



Use of cookies


A cookie is a small text file on your internet browser and hard drive that uniquely identifies your browser. We only use cookies on our website for technical and security reasons and not to collect users’ personal information.


Changes to this privacy policy


We may amend this policy from time to time. We will state clearly on our website any substantial changes to the way in which we use your personal information.


March 2021