Copyright Statement

American Councils holds copyright protection over all the images, content, and code contained in this Site, with the exception of our partner logos.

Privacy Policy

American Councils has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices.

Your Information is Private

Users are requested to enter limited personal information during Information Requests. Under no circumstance will we sell, transfer or disseminate this personal information gathered by our site to any other entity.

Our statistics product collects information about visitors to our Web site only. This information will also not be sold, transferred or disseminated to any other entity. We may display aggregated data to show industry trends (such as browser share). However, this data shall be the average of many thousands of sites and will in no way linked to individual users.

Your Information is Secure

Your information is secure because American Councils does not store information on our server. All personal information is stored in a location where access is restricted to organization management only.

Cookie Usage

Cookies are only used to track our registered users.

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact jfdp@americancouncils.org or you can contact the Webmaster at webmaster@jfdp.org.

Terms of Use Policy

American Councils maintains this site for your personal entertainment, information, education, and communication. Please feel free to browse the Site. You may download material displayed on the Site for non-commercial, personal use only provided you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials. You may not, however, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, re-post, or use the content of the Site for public or commercial purposes, including the text, images, audio, and video without written permission from American Councils. Your access to and use of the Site is also subject to the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing the Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the Terms and Conditions and acknowledge that any other agreements between you and American Councils are superseded and are of no force or effect.

Terms & Conditions

You should assume that everything you see or read on the Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and may not be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the Site without the written permission of American Councils. American Councils neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with American Councils.

While American Councils uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information in the Site, American Councils makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. American Councils assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the Site.

Your use of and browsing in the Site are at your risk. Neither American Councils nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the Site. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Site is provided to you “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. Check your local laws for any restrictions or limitations regarding the exclusion of implied warranties. American Councils also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the Site or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from the Site.

Any communication or material you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is, and will be treated as, nonconfidential and non-proprietary. Anything you transmit or post may be used by American Councils or its affiliates for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, American Councils is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Site for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information.

Images of people or places displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission by, American Councils. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms and Conditions or specific permission provided elsewhere on the Site. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

Rights & Permissions

The Junior Faculty Development Program Fellow Anthology is a web-based publication that serves as a vehicle for communicating articles and news about curriculum development, academic cooperation, and institutional advancement in the field of higher education in the newly independent states. All contributors to the Fellow Anthology are current Fellows or alumni of the Junior Faculty Development Program, an academic exchange program of the U.S. Department of State.

The Junior Faculty Development Program Fellow Anthology is a non-refereed, non-peer-reviewed publication. The editors reserve the right to edit or alter articles for grammatical and formatting purposes. The content and accuracy of the works published are solely the responsibility of the author(s), and the opinions expressed therein are not the opinions of the Program, its funder, its administrators, or the editors.

It is standard policy to publish the author’s name and contact information (mailing addresses and/or e-mail addresses) with an article, abstract, or notice, so that Fellow Anthology readers can inquire about the full works discussed in the abstracts. Submissions for publication automatically grant the Fellow Anthology the right to publish contact information.

Rights and Permissions (Anthology)

Articles published in the Fellow Anthology remain the property of the author(s); the Junior Faculty Development Program Fellow Anthology holds the copyright to the journal name and design and any editorial materials. Persons interested in obtaining copyright permission for any article should contact the author(s) directly.