Privacy and Cookie Policy AG ("", "we") are committed to handling information responsibly and in compliance with applicable privacy and data protection laws. is a technology company and provides a job board for thousands of job positions in academics and private industry (“Services”) to private, academic and enterprise users. operates several websites including,,,, and

We only collect personal information required to:

Any personal information used to monitor the usage of our Sites and improve our Services is anonymized and aggregated.

This policy describes how we collect and use personal information in connection with providing our Services and in operating our Sites. It also describes the choices you have regarding our processing of your personal information.

Information we collect may collect the following information: does not seek to collect information that we consider to be sensitive, including but not limited to: details of past, present, or potential health status, medical conditions, or medical treatments; genetic information; family medical histories; financial account numbers or other financial account identifiers; political and religious beliefs and/or affiliations; interest in or use of adult products or services; and illegal activities. Regardless of the source of the information, if we learn that we have collected information that we consider to be sensitive, we take reasonable steps to promptly delete the information from our systems.

How do we use the collected information uses the collected information to provide Services to users and continuously improve them. From time to time, may publicly release aggregated statistics, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of our Sites. engages trusted third-parties that provide parts of Services on behalf of

How do we protect personal information discloses personal information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on’s behalf or to provide services available at’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. will not rent or sell (potentially) personal information to anyone. Other than as described above, discloses personal information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of and have supplied your email address, may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with and our products. takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies and Google Analytics

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. may use technical cookies required to provide the Services to the users. visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

We use Google Analytics services on our Sites to evaluate visitors' use of our Sites. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect standard visitors' information in an anonymous format and generate aggregated reports. The information generated using cookies about your use of the website (including IP address) is transmitted to Google. will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personal information from any source associated with you, unless you explicitly submit that information and the corresponding request to our support team.

Besides the cases described above in this section, doesn’t use cookies for any further purposes.

Business transfers

If, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Location of processing

We process personal data only on servers located in Switzerland.

Your choices

You may always refuse to supply personal information, with the caveat that it may prevent you from making use of our Services.

You can request us to provide you with the information that we have collected about you, as well as request us to correct or delete this information using the contact details below.

Information relating to Job Applicants will collect and process information that you voluntarily communicate about you to for purposes related to a potential employment. Additionally, may collect publicly available information (e.g. your LinkedIn profile). You can request access, correction or deletion of job applicant information about you at any time using contact details below.

Information Relating to Children

We do not knowingly collect information from anyone under the age of thirteen. If we learn that we may have received information from someone under the age of thirteen, we will take reasonable measures to remove this information.

Do Not Track

At this time, there is no general agreement on how companies like us should interpret Do Not Track signals. We do not currently respond to Do Not Track signals, whether that signal is received on a computer or on a mobile device. To learn more about Do Not Track, you can do so at


We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. An up to date version is available under


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