Data protection queries

If you have questions or concerns about personal information at the University please contact the University's Data Protection Officer.


Contact us

Luke Thompson

Head of Data Protection and Legal Services


Phone: +44 114 222 1117


University Secretary's Office
University of Sheffield
Western Bank
S10 2TN

The Data Protection Officer's duties include:

  • informing and advising the institution on obligations and requirements necessary to comply with data protection laws
  • monitoring compliance, including managing internal data protection activities
  • informing, educating and raising awareness of data protection issues internally
  • acting as a point of contact for the Information Commissioner's Office and for data subjects.

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