The protection of your personal data is particularly important to us. We therefore process your data exclusively on the basis of the statutory provisions (GDPR, TKG 2003). In this data protection information we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within the framework of our website.

General recording of accesses

We collect a series of general data and information each time the website is accessed by an affected person or an automated system. This general data and information is stored in the log files of the server. Can be recorded:

an internet protocol address (IP address),
the date and time of access to the website,
the exact subpage that was accessed on our website,
the website from which you came to our website (so-called referrer),
the browser used and its version,
and the operating system used for access.

The data mentioned are processed by us for the following purposes

to ensure a smooth connection to the website,
to optimize the content of our website for you,
and to ensure system security and stability.

These points are in your and our legitimate interest. Under no circumstances do we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about your person. These log files are stored for a maximum of 2 months.

Your rights

In principle, you have the right to information, correction, deletion, restriction, data transferability, revocation and objection. If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or your data protection rights have otherwise been violated in any way, you can complain to the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the data protection authority.

Contact Person

Please address all inquiries, explanations and queries regarding the use of data to o.Univ.-Prof. Dr. Werner Waldhäusl


To enable you to make better use of our website, we use small text files known as “cookies” to track user preferences and to be able to optimally design our website accordingly. However, we do not use cookies to track individual visits to our website. Cookies are routinely used by most websites today. However, if you have concerns about this, you can also set your browser so that it does not accept cookies.

General information on Google Analytics and data protection can be found in the Google data protection center.