Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement for The Journal of Interdisciplinary Research Practice (JIRP):

The Journal of Interdisciplinary Research Practice (JIRP) is committed to protecting the privacy and personal information of its users, including authors, reviewers, and readers. This privacy statement outlines how we collect, use, and safeguard your personal information when you interact with our journal.

  1. Collection of Personal Information: When you submit a manuscript, register as a reviewer, or access our journal's website, we may collect personal information such as your name, email address, affiliation, and other relevant details. This information is necessary for processing submissions, facilitating peer-review processes, and communicating with authors and reviewers.

  2. Use of Personal Information: We use the personal information collected for the following purposes:

  • Managing manuscript submissions, peer-review processes, and editorial correspondence.
  • Communicating important updates, notifications, and announcements related to JIRP.
  • Enhancing the user experience by personalizing content and improving our services.
  • Conducting statistical analyses and research to improve the quality and relevance of our journal.
  1. Disclosure of Personal Information: We do not disclose or sell your personal information to third parties for commercial purposes. However, we may share your information with trusted service providers and partners who assist us in operating the journal and its related services. These parties are obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of your personal information.

  2. Data Security: We employ appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure the security and confidentiality of your personal information. We take reasonable precautions to protect your data against unauthorized access, loss, misuse, or alteration. However, please note that no method of data transmission over the internet or electronic storage is entirely secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute data security.

  3. Retention of Personal Information: We retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this privacy statement or as required by applicable laws and regulations. After the retention period, we will securely dispose of or anonymize your personal information.

  4. Cookies and Tracking Technologies: Our website may use cookies and similar tracking technologies to enhance your browsing experience and collect usage information. These technologies help us analyze trends, administer the website, and track users' movements around the site. You can manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.

  5. External Links: Our journal's website may contain links to external websites or resources. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these third-party sites. We encourage you to review their privacy policies before providing any personal information.

  6. Updates to the Privacy Statement: We may update this privacy statement from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or legal requirements. The updated version will be posted on our website, and the revised date will indicate the effective date of the changes.

By accessing and using The Journal of Interdisciplinary Research Practice (JIRP), you acknowledge and agree to the collection, use, and protection of your personal information as described in this privacy statement.