Privacy Statement

At JINTAN, we are committed to protecting the privacy and personal information of our 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:
    - Personal Information: We may collect personal information such as names, affiliations, email addresses, and other relevant contact details when you submit manuscripts, register as a reviewer, or subscribe to our journal.
    - Usage Data: We may collect non-personal information related to your interactions with our website, such as IP addresses, browser information, and pages visited. This information helps us analyze trends, improve user experience, and administer the journal effectively.
  2. Use of Personal Information:
    - Manuscript Processing: Personal information provided by authors is used for manuscript processing, including peer review, editorial correspondence, and publication-related activities.
    - Reviewer Selection: Personal information provided by reviewers is used for reviewer selection and communication regarding review assignments.
    - Journal Updates: We may use your contact information to send you updates, announcements, and relevant information about JINTAN.
    - Statistical Analysis: We may aggregate and anonymize personal information for statistical analysis and research purposes, ensuring that individual identities remain protected.
  3. Data Sharing and Disclosure:
    - Reviewers and Editors: Personal information may be shared with reviewers and editors involved in the manuscript review and publication process, maintaining confidentiality and adhering to our guidelines.
    - Legal Requirements: We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in response to legal requests or government inquiries.
  4. Data Security:
    - We take appropriate measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
    - Access to personal information is restricted to authorized individuals who require it for journal-related purposes.
    - However, it is important to note that no data transmission over the Internet or electronic storage method can guarantee absolute security.
  5. Third-Party Links and Services:
    - Our website may contain links to third-party websites or services. Please note that this Privacy Statement does not cover the practices of those third parties. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third-party sites you visit.
  6. Consent and Modification:
    - By using JINTAN and providing your personal information, you consent to the collection, use, and storage of your information as described in this Privacy Statement.
    - We reserve the right to modify or update this Privacy Statement as necessary. Any changes will be posted on our website, and your continued use of the journal will signify your acceptance of those changes.

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Statement or the handling of your personal information, please contact us at []. We are dedicated to addressing your inquiries and maintaining the privacy and confidentiality of your information in accordance with applicable data protection laws.