JProf. Dr. Lena Kästner

Imprint | Privacy & Data Protection


JProf. Dr. Lena Kästner
Junior Professor for Philosophy of Mind and Cognitive Systems

Universität des Saarlandes
Philosophisches Institut
Campus Geb. A2 3, Zi. 0.04
66123 Saarbrücken

Phone: +49 (0)681 302-2841
Fax:      +49 (0)681 302-4745
Email: lena.kaestner(at)uni-saarland(dot)de

privacy & data protection

General Information

The protection and security of your personal data is very important. I protect your data according to the current state of the art and observe the applicable data protection regulations, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation. I try to collect as little personal data as possible on this website. If personal data is collected, it will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit consent.

1. Responsible Body
Lena Kästner
Universität des Saarlandes
Campus A2.3, Zi. 0.04
66123 Saarbrücken

2. Log Files
This website is hosted through IONOS as a wordpress site. For further information see their corresponding privacy policies (wordpress, IONOS). When using this site, your browser may automatically transmit infotmation that may be stored in so-called server log files. This may include:
• date, time and time zone of the request to the server
• complete IP address and host name of the accessing computer / device
• browser type and browser version
• operating system used
• referrer URL
• page or file called up with size and transfer status

3. Contact
If you contact me through the contact form or in another way, I will store your personal data for the purpose of processing your message. Your data will not be passed on.

4. Cookies
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5. Embedded Content form Other Websites
Parts of this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.
The body responsible for this website is not responsible for external content that this website embeds or to which it links.

6. Legal Basis for Data Processing
The legal basis for data collection as part of offering this website is Article 6 paragraph 1 letter f GDPR. My legitimate interest in data processing is to offer this website as part of my research activities. If you contact me, data processing can be based on consent according to Article 6 paragraph 1 GDPR.

7. Fairness and Transparency
7.1 Storage Periods
If personal data is processed when you contact me, it will be deleted after processing your request.
7.2 Your Rights
7.2.1 Right to information according to Article 15 GDPR
You have to right to request information about the personal data stored about you, as well as a copy of this information, at any time.
7.2.2 Right to correction under Article 16 GDPR
You have the right to request to correct any incorrect or incomplete personal data concerning you immediately.
7.2.3 Right to deletion according to Article 17 GDPR
You have the right to ask me to delete your personal data immediately. If you do this, I am obliged to delete your personal data immediately any one of the following reasons applies: (i) the personal data is no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed, (ii) you withdraw your consent on which the processing was based and there is no other legal basis for the processing, (iii) you object to the processing in accordance with Article 21 (1) GDPR and there are no overriding legitimate grounds for the processing, or you object to the processing in accordance with Article 21 (2), (iv) the personal data was processed illegally, (v) the deletion of personal data is necessary to fulfill a legal obligation under Union law or German law, or (vi) the personal data was collected in relation to information society services offered in accordance with Article 8 (1) GDPR.
7.2.4 Right to restriction of processing according to Article 18 GDPR
You have the right to request that processing your data is restricted if one of the following conditions is met: (i) you contest the accuracy of the personal data for a period of time that enables us to verify the accuracy of the personal data, (ii) the processing is unlawful and you do not demand the deletion of the personal data but instead request that the use of the personal data be restricted, (iii) the personal data is no longer needed for the purposes of processing, but you need them to assert, exercise or defend legal claims, or (iv) when you have objected to processing in accordance with Article 21 paragraph 1 GDPR but it is not yet certain whether our legitimate reasons outweigh yours.
7.2.5 Right to object under Article 21 GDPR
You have the right to object to the processing of personal data relating to you based on Article 6 (1) (e) or (f) GDPR at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation; this also applies to profiling based on these provisions. I no longer process the personal data in question unless I have compelling reasons for the processing worthy of protection that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.
7.2.6 Right to data portability according to Article 20 GDPR
You have the right to receive the personal data stored about you in a structured, common and machine-readable format, and you have the right to transfer this data to another controller without hindrance from me provided (i) the processing is based on consent pursuant to Article 6 paragraph 1 letter a GDPR or Article 9 paragraph 2 letter a GDPR or on a contract pursuant to Article 6 paragraph 1 letter b GDPR and (ii) the processing is carried out using automated processes.
7.2.7 Right to withdraw consent in accordance with Article 7 (3) GDPR
Insofar as the processing is based on Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR or Article 9 (2) (a) GDPR, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time without affecting the lawfulness of the processing carried out based on your consent prior to its withdrawal.
7.2.8 Right to lodge a complaint with the prospect authority under Article 77 GDPR
Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the member state of your habitual residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged infringement, if you believe that the processing of your personal data violates the General data protection regulation.

8. Duty to Provide
The provision of personal data may be required by law (e.g. commercial and tax regulations) or contractually (e.g. designation of the contracting parties). In the event of a contract being concluded, the provision of personal data may also be necessary for the conclusion of a contract.

9. Automated Decision Making and Profiling
There is no automated decision-making, including profiling, in accordance with Article 22 paragraphs 1 and 4 GDPR.