DepartmentURZ Data Protection

The URZ Data Protection department deals with all concerns related to data protection at the University Computing Centre.

This involves close collaboration with the university's data protection supervisor Christoph Wassermann and the university department for data protection as well as the central data protection authority of Baden-Württemberg's universities (German acronym: ZENDAS).


  • Assisting in the development of deletion methods
  • Assessment of and assistance in the development of authorization concepts
  • Testing the permissibility of data transmission
  • Assisting in the preparation of processing activity directories (German acronym: VVT) and contracts for data processing assignments (formerly ADV)

Department Head

Dr. Carina Ortseifen

Email: carina.ortseifen@urz.uni-heidelberg.de
Telephone: +49 6221 54-20015