Privacy policy

Who we are

This is the website of CDr Coaching, a company run by Carmen Rietdijk, coach for PhD candidates. Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

When you use the contact form, the information you put in will be send to the email inbox

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


The usage of this website is monitored using google analytics. This includes daily monitoring of  the number of people who visit the pages of this website. These data are retained for 26 months.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with anyone else. The website and email inboxes are hosted by, on their own secure server. We have a data processing agreement with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have contacted us, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Our contact information

You can contact us with any questions, remarks or requests at, or at 0031-(0)6-11293132.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Our website is hosted on a secure server in the European Union.

What data breach procedures we have in place

Any data breach will be reported to the authorities within 72 hours. It will also be reported to the people involved, when necessary and possible. Any data breach will be used for further improvement of our privacy policy.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data