The FernUniversität in Hagen is obligated to implement the requirements of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). To give you a better overview of the data protection officer’s work, the most important information on the topic is summarized on this page. The data protection officer belongs to the Office for Data Protection and IT Security.
How can the data protection officer support me? For which projects should I consult the data protection officer?
Forms, information, and checklists
On our German-language site, you can find a selection of important documents, forms, and informational leaflets on the topic of data protection.
These include a general overview of the data protection officer's activities as well as best practices for data protection in research. You will also find a checklist of the necessary documents for a data protection review, forms to record data processing activities, and leaflets with information on creating consent forms and how to recognize and respond to a data breach.
- EU General Data Protection Regulation
- Data Protection Regulation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (German)
- North Rhine-Westphalia Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (German)