International Centre for the Study of Giftedness

University of Muenster

Georgskommende 33

D-48143 Muenster

Tel.:  +49 251 832 9314

Fax.:  +49 251 832 9316

E-Mail:  icbf (at)

Secretariat:  Birgitt Huesmann & Elke Surmann

Accountable in Terms of Copyright Law:  Prof. Dr. Christian Fischer


Legal Notice & Disclaimer

1. Limitation of Liability

The content on this website has been created with the utmost care. Nonetheless, the provider cannot assume liability for the website’s currentness, its accuracy or its completeness. Using the content of this website is at your own risk. Contributions identified by name reflect the opinion of the author and not necessarily the opinion of the provider. The mere use of this website does not create any contractual relationship between the user and the provider.

2. External Links

This website contains external links, i.e. links to other websites. Although these websites and their contents are entirely beyond the sphere of responsibility of the operator, the sites did not contain any illegal material when the link was set up The provider has no influence on the current and future design or content of linked pages. The inclusion of external links does not mean that the provider adopts the reference or linked content as their own. A constant regulation of external links by the provider is unreasonable without concrete evidence of legal violations.

3. Copyright and Ancillary Rights

The information published on this website is subject to German copyright law and ancillary rights. Each of the German copyright and ancillary copyright laws shall require the written consent of the provider or their respective owners in advance. This particularly applies to the reproduction, adaption, translation, storage, processing and where applicable, the playback of content in databases or other electronic media and systems. Contents and rights of Third Parties are marked as such. The authorised reproduction or distribution of individual content or complete pages is prohibited and punishable by law. The production of copies and downloads is only permitted for personal, private or non-commercial use.

The presentation of this website elsewhere is only allowed with written permission.

4. Privacy Policy

When visiting this website access information including date, time and page(s) viewed, is generated and saved. This anonymous, non-personal data is solely used for statistical purposes. This information is not disclosed to Third Parties for either commercial or non-commercial purposes.

The provider would like to clarify that the transmission of data over the internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) creates security vulnerabilities and cannot be completely protected against access by Third Parties.

The use of contact information for commercial purposes is expressly prohibited unless the provider has given their written consent or there is an existing business relationship. The provider and all persons named on this website, hereby object to any commercial use and/or disclosure of their data.

5. Special Conditions of Use

Unless otherwise expressly specified, the conditions of use for this website are as stated above in points 1 to 4. Where this is not the case it will be expressly specified and will only be valid for the expressed point.