Privacy Policy

“JITSUVAX” and the University of Cambridge (we, us or our) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy in accordance with the applicable data protection legislation.

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. 


Data: collectively all information that you submit to University of Cambridge via the Website. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Laws.

Cookies: a small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website. Details of the cookies used by this Website are set out in the clause below (Cookies).

Data Protection Laws: any applicable law relating to the processing of personal Data, including but not limited to the GDPR, and any national implementing and supplementary laws, regulations and secondary legislation.

UK and EU Cookie Law: the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 & the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2018;

Website: the website that you are currently using, www.jitsuvax/info, and any sub-domains of this site. 

GDPR Statement

For the purpose of the Data Protection Legislation, the data controller is the University of Cambridge. The legal basis for using your personal information is to carry out a task (i.e., academic research and engagement with stakeholders and the public) in the public interest.

Please direct all inquiries about this privacy policy to Sander van der Linden ([email protected]).

The University of Cambridge Data Protection Officer can be contacted at [email protected]

Data collected

We may collect data from you as described on the Google Analytics website in accordance with this privacy policy. This information helps us to make improvements to Website content and navigation, and includes your IP address, the date, times and frequency with which you access the Website and the way you use and interact with its content.

We will collect your Data automatically via cookies, in line with the cookie settings on your browser. For more information about cookies, and how we use them on the Website, see the section below, headed “Cookies”.

Who we share Data with

We may share your Data with our employees, agents and/or professional advisors to allow us to track usage of the site in accordance with this privacy policy.

Where we store your personal data

All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers held in both the European Economic Area (EEA) and GDPR compliant international data processors only. Where international data processors are used, all appropriate technical and legal safeguards will be put in place to ensure that you are afforded the same level of protection as within the EEA.

Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access. We retain personal information for as long as need or permitted in light of the purpose for which it was obtained and consistent with the applicable law.

Your rights

The Data Protection Legislation gives you a series of rights in relation to your personal information including, but not limited to, the right to access information held about you. For an overview of your rights and how to exercise them, please refer to our general privacy page:

The website may, from time to time, contain links to and from other websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.  Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Transfers outside the United Kingdom and European Economic Area

Data which we collect from you may be stored and processed in and transferred to countries outside of the UK and European Economic Area (EEA). For example, this could occur if our servers are located in a country outside the UK or EEA or one of our service providers is situated in a country outside the UK or EEA.

We will only transfer Data outside the UK or EEA where it is compliant with data protection legislation and the means of transfer provides adequate safeguards in relation to your data, e.g. by way of data transfer agreement, incorporating the current standard contractual clauses adopted by the European Commission.


This Website may place analytical/performance cookies from Google Analytics. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. 

All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law. Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling University of Cambridge to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies. 

You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please see the help menu in your internet browser. You can choose to switch off or delete Cookies at any time

For more information generally on cookies, including how to disable them, please refer to You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer.

Changes to the privacy policy

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you on the website itself. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.

This Privacy Policy was updated September 14, 2022.


Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to Sander van der Linden ([email protected]), Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street Cambridge, CB2 3EB

The Data Protection Officer of the University can be contacted at [email protected]

Your Cookie Declaration

In the table below you will find a list of the active cookies on this website along with the status of your cookie consent.