What do we collect?
We may collect the following information:
• name and job title
• contact information including email address, phone number, etc.
• demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What do we do with the information we gather?
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
• Internal record keeping.
• We may use the information to improve our products and services.
• We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
• From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.
We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
Making an online profile in MindThePhD
For Job Seekers
In order for job seekers to have better chances for recruitment, MindThePhD offers the option to complete an online profile with your personal details such as name, photo, mobile number, working experience, etc. which can be seen by anyone who is registered in MindThePhD as a recruiter or employer. Therefore, you need to be careful with the data you add. But remember it is only optional and you can omit it if you don’t feel comfortable with it. As a privacy measure, we made sure that anyone who is interested in your online profile cannot see your contact details but will need to complete a contact form to reach you.
Any information you upload on MindThePhD will be publicly available to registered and unregistered visitors of MindThePhD.
Applying for a job online
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Controlling your personal information
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible in the Contact Us link. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.