The University of Melbourne (University) collects, uses, handles and discloses personal information in accordance with the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic) (Act) and other applicable legislation.
Definition of Personal Information
“Personal information” is defined under the Act to mean information or an opinion (including information or an opinion forming part of a database), that is recorded in any form and whether true or not, about an individual whose identity is apparent, or can reasonably be ascertained, from the information or opinion, but does not include information of a kind to which the Health Records Act 2001(Vic) applies.
Collection of Personal Information by the University in relation to Pursuit
The University may collect, store and handle personal information about you including but not limited to your name and email address for the sole purpose of allowing you to subscribe to Pursuit’s weekly digest of cutting-edge research findings and expert commentary.
Disclosure of Personal Information
The University would seek your prior written consent before using your personal information for any purpose other than that which is described above and before disclosing your personal information to any third party.
Access to Your Personal Information
You can access any personal information the University holds about you by contacting the University’s Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.