Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Waksman Institute of Microbiology website and reviewing our privacy policy. We respect your right to privacy.

This page is to inform you of the type(s) of information that may be collected by using our website:


Visiting the Site

We monitor site traffic and collect statistics identifying particular IP addresses from which our website is accessed. Web servers typically collect, at least temporarily, the following information: Internet Protocol (IP) address of computer being used; web pages requested; referring web page; browser used; date and time. This information is generally used to improve web presentation and utilization. We also use Google Analytics) to track visits, activity and trends on our website. Google uses cookies to serve ads on other websites based on an individual's past actions or browser visits. Click here to see how Google uses dataYou may opt out of receiving this type of "behavioral advertising" by following these instructions for opting out of Google tracking or using Network Advertising Initiative's (NAI) Opt Out Tool for all advertisers.


Contact Forms

Should you decide to send us an email, please be aware that you are voluntarily submitting personal information to us. Personal information such as name, email address and telephone number(s) may also be collected via registration/contact form. We use this personal information for the purpose of communication only.


Links to Other Sites

We may provide hypertext links to other web pages of organizations not directly affiliated with Rutgers or Waksman Institute.
We recommend you review the privacy statements of these organizations.