Terms and Conditions

By using this web site, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms of use, which may change at any time.

  • 1. Intellectual property All material on this site is copyright the Nuffield Foundation or is used with the permission of the owners. All rights reserved. Permission is granted to copy electronically and to print one copy of portions of this site for personal use only. Multiple copies of teaching and learning resources from the Teachers section of this site may be made for use in educational establishments. Any other use of materials on this web site including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above, distribution, republication, transmission, re-transmission, modification, or public showing whether for gain or otherwise is strictly prohibited.
  • 2. Disclaimer Whilst we believe that information provided through the web site is correct at the time of creation, the Nuffield Foundation does not make any representation as to and accepts no liability for the accuracy or completeness of information contained on this web site. In so far as permitted by law, the Nuffield Foundation will not be liable for any loss, damage or inconvenience arising as a consequence of any use of or the inability to use any information on this site.
  • 3. Hypertext links Certain links in this site will lead you to sites, which are not under the control of the Nuffield Foundation. Whilst we make every effort to provide you with links to high quality, reputable sites, The Nuffield Foundation accepts no responsibility or liability for any issues arising in connection with either use of your data, the site content or the services offered to you by these sites.
  • 4. Privacy Statement We will always state clearly why we are collecting personal data, what we will do with it and how long we will keep it.

    If we process your data:

    Consent We will never send you emails promoting the Foundation without your express consent, which you may retract at any time by contacting  

    Legitimate interests We process personal data for certain legitimate charitable purposes in accordance with our charitable aims. These include assessing grant applications, managing awarded grants and reviewing the effectiveness of our work over the short and long-term. This review process may include assessing the affiliations of grant holders and others to ensure that we are reaching an appropriate range of people and institutions.

    We have a strong interest in bringing people together from within and without different research communities. In furtherance of this we will from time to time approach individuals and organisations who we believe would wish to hear about specific work in which we are involved. Where we process your personal data for this aim, we do so with careful consideration of the impact on you and your rights under data protection law.

    Contacting us We are keen to hear what you think about our processing of personal data. If you have any concerns or just want to share your views, please contact us on:

    You have the right to see the information we process on you at any time and have it corrected or deleted. If you wish to do this, or to raise a complaint about how we have handled your personal data, you can contact us on:

    If you are not satisfied, or believe we are processing your data illegally, you can complain to the Information Commissioner’s office:

    The Nuffield Foundation incorporates the Nuffield Council on Bioethics and the Ada Lovelace Institute.

  • 5. Jurisdiction This web site is controlled and operated by Public Life on behalf of the Nuffield Foundation within the United Kingdom. These terms and conditions and anything in this website shall be interpreted in accordance with and governed exclusively by English law.