Terms and conditions & privacy

AcademicTransfer Privacy statement

We are aware that you place a great deal of trust in AcademicTransfer.
AcademicTransfer recognises its responsibility to both protect and respect your privacy.
The purpose of this privacy statement is to inform you of exactly what data
AcademicTransfer collects and records when you use our websites, why and for how long we collect these data and how you can rectify or delete these data. It also clarifies what data are provided to third parties, who these third parties are and who is permitted to process these data. This privacy statement applies to all of AcademicTransfer's services. AcademicTransfer would like to emphasise that it is not responsible for the privacy policy of other sites and sources.

AcademicTransfer operates in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation
(GDPR). By making use of AcademicTransfer's services (digital or otherwise), you
automatically consent to this privacy statement.

OUR USE OF COLLECTED DATA

AcademicTransfer publishes vacancies advertised by organisations, enabling you to
search for vacancies and apply to them. When doing so, you sometimes leave behind
personal data.

What data are stored and why?
Within the scope of its services, AcademicTransfer records data in its database for use by AcademicTransfer and the third parties mentioned in this privacy statement. We store or are able to store the following data:

  • first name, surname and email address.

Furthermore, data are generated automatically. More information on the kinds of data
generated can be found later in this privacy statement.

We use your data:

  • to provide any services that you require in order to use our website (contact form);
  • for the creation of email alerts. If you create an email alert, we will process your email address in combination with the search criteria you specify in order to keep you up to date with vacancies that match your search profile;
  • to allow you to apply to an organisation that has published one or more vacancies on AcademicTransfer;
  • to contact and submit questions to our career coach;
  • to request information concerning placement of vacancies;
  • to enable the creation of vacancies via an AcademicTransfer account (for employers).

Storage periods
Personal data sent to us via a form on our website will be stored for a maximum of 12
months. Once this period expires, all data will be deleted. AcademicTransfer is not
responsible for the storage periods of forms that are not published within
AcademicTransfer's domain.

Access to data by means other than provision
AcademicTransfer gives third parties access to data. Except in the cases specified in this
privacy statement, AcademicTransfer will not provide your data to third parties without
your prior consent. In some cases, the data may be shared internally. Our employees
are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your data.

Parties with whom data are shared:

  • Sparkpost: this party sends all emails from the AcademicTransfer website and therefore has access to your email address;
  • Leukeleu: this party constructs and maintains our website, in which capacity it has access to your data;
  • Zoho: our CRM system for the registration of business contacts, contact persons and stakeholders, among others, for the purposes of AcademicTransfer's operations;
  • Google G Suite: provider of cloud services to support the services provided by AcademicTransfer;
  • Intelligence Group: this party provides annual summaries of our visitors' locations (country and city) and of which vacancies receive the most applications. In order to do this, they use our vacancy database and the anonymised Google Analytics data. These data cannot be traced back to you.

Communication regarding rectification/deletion of data
AcademicTransfer gives all visitors the opportunity to view, rectify or delete all personal
data they have provided to us. If you wish to rectify your data, exercise your right to
data portability or delete your data from our files, please contact support@academictransfer.nl.

Purposes
We will not collect or use any data for any purposes other than those specified in this
privacy statement without the data subject's prior permission.

Changes
This privacy statement is tailored to suit the functionalities and facilities offered by this
website. Any changes and/or amendments to this site may result in changes to our
privacy statement. It is therefore advisable that you consult this privacy statement
regularly.

Liability
Our website contains links to other websites. AcademicTransfer is not responsible for
these other websites' actions with regard to the issue of privacy. We advise you to
exercise due care when leaving our website and to carefully read the privacy statements
of all websites that collect personal data. This privacy statement only relates to data
collected via our website.

AcademicTransfer is equally not responsible and/or liable for the availability of and/or
access to the websites. At all times, AcademicTransfer is entitled to remove information
from the website without giving reasons.

The security of data sent via the Internet cannot be 100% guaranteed. Therefore,
although we make every effort to protect your personal data, we cannot fully guarantee
the security of the data you provide to us.

COOKIES AND AUTOMATICALLY GENERATED DATA

What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that servers send to the browser so that the browser will
send the data back to the server upon a subsequent visit. AcademicTransfer only uses
cookies that are necessary for the provision of its services. If other cookies have to be
used, we will request your prior permission to do so. Most browsers are set to accept
cookies by default, although you can adjust your browser settings to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie has been installed. However, it is possible that some of the functionalities and services on our and other websites will not operate correctly if cookies are disabled in your browser settings.

Automatically generated data
Our websites use cookies to help us analyse how users interact with the website or to
enable you to share data easily.

  • Addthis: AcademicTransfer has opted to enable easy and flexible sharing, printing and saving of vacancies via Addthis. Addthis uses a script that makes them aware that you have visited our website;
  • Google Analytics: we use Google Analytics to measure traffic to our website. In AcademicTransfer's Google profile, it is specified that this must be done using the 'xxx profile', as a result of which the measurement data is collected anonymously and in line with the GDPR. No (traceable) personal data is involved.

AcademicTransfer does not use any cookies on behalf of third parties, such as
advertising networks.

Provision of data to parties abroad
AcademicTransfer uses Google Analytics, among other service providers. Google's
servers are located outside the European Union. Agreements have already been made
with the United States to bring them into compliance with the minimum EU Privacy
agreements. AcademicTransfer strives to exclusively work with parties that observe
European legislation concerning privacy.

Questions and feedback
We regularly monitor our compliance with all applicable legislation and with our own
privacy statement. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, please
contact avg@academictransfer.nl or call +31(0)880-282800 during office hours
(European Central Time).