The Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) within the Institute for Risk and Uncertainty is part of the University of Liverpool. We (CDT) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.

Information Collected

We collect personal information from you via this website when you register with us. We collect information based on the following lawful bases:

  • Public Task: we process information necessary for our official function.
  • Consent: We only process data that you have given us consent to.

We collect personal information from you via this website, for example, if you register with us for services, in order to receive news and announcements.

We will only use the personal information you provide to deliver the services you have requested, or for our lawful disclosed purposes. We will not make your personal details available outside our organisation without your consent, unless obliged by law. Information is collected through a form. Your information will be stored electronically using WordPress.


Disclosure of Your Information

As a member of staff or student of the CDT, your information may be published on the website. You will be able to edit this yourself by logging in.

Other Websites

Our website contains links to the sites of our sponsors and affiliates. It may also contain links to other websites or services such as Google Maps. If you follow a link to any external websites, please note that they are governed by their own privacy policies which we encourage you to read before accepting or providing your personal information.

Data Retention

The information we collect is retained until a time as such comes where you request to be removed from our database of users, or if we cease to provide this service.

You may request a copy of the information we hold about you at any point in time or request to be removed from our database of users permanently by contacting us. For security purposes, we ask that you contact us using the email address you registered with and provide your first name, and last name so we know the request is coming from you.

In the event you have a complaint about the way we handle your data and receive no feedback from us, you have a right to raise this with the Information Commissioner’s Office:


Questions regarding this Privacy Policy should be addressed in writing to:

Institute for Risk and Uncertainty, University of Liverpool
Peach Street, Chadwick Building,
Liverpool L69 7ZF, United Kingdom