Collecting Your Personal Information
NASS may collect and use personal information necessary to process and publish manuscripts submitted to us. In addition to directly collecting information from you when you interact with us or our website, NASS may also collect your personal data through automated technologies such as cookies and other third-party partners (such as our business partners and data processors).
This information may include your name, affiliation, mailing address, email address, telephone number, fax number, username and password, and payment information (such as credit or debit card numbers).
We may also collect data from you that is publicly available, such as your contact information, research interests, courses you teach, and your affiliation, to invite you to contribute as an author, reviewer, editor, or other academic publishing-related roles. We will carefully consider whether such invitations are in your interest and will not negatively affect your rights, and you can contact us at any time to unsubscribe from any communications.
From other third-party partners - We also work with third-party partners, such as business partners and data processors for technical, payment, and/or delivery services, advertising/marketing/digital and social media agencies, data brokers, analytics providers, academic institutions, and may receive information about you from them. They may also recommend you as a potential author, reviewer, editor, or contributor.
Using Your Personal Information
Any personal information received by NASS will only be used for:
In addition to disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, NASS may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.
Protecting Your Data
The academic journal will take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent your personal information's loss, misuse, or alteration. We will not sell or rent your personal information to any third party.
Retaining Your Information
We will keep your personal data for the time necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined above and for any additional periods as required by law.
Link to Third-Party Websites
Our services may contain links to other websites that are not operated by us.
Updating This Statement
This policy was last updated in April 2023.