Terms & Conditions

Madrasa, LLC is an academic advising limited liability company that provides resources for high school and college students, graduate students, and post-doctoral scientists seeking connections in laboratory research. These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) govern your relationship with the https://phdinsiders.com/ website (“Website”), Madrasa, LLC (“PhD Insiders”, “us”, “we”, “our”), and our networking products and services as defined below.

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using our Website, engaging in our products and services, or any form of transaction with us. Your access to and use of the Website, our services or any form of transaction is based on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users, businesses, and others who access or use this Website, our products and services, or form any type of relationship or transaction with us.

These legally binding Terms apply to our Websites and our networking services listed here https://phdinsiders.com/ (“Services”).  By using our Websites and Services you hereby acknowledge and accept these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, you should not use the Website or Services. We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you in these Terms.

Our goals and Services and other products put forth our best efforts to maximize your networking with research laboratories and scientific mentors across the United States and Puerto Rico. Our Services, and other products are provided with the intention to enhance users’ success and experience. While we use our platform at Phdinsiders.com to facilitate networking connections, we cannot guarantee you employment, paid or free, with jobs of interest; these decisions are made by the job poster.

Madrasa, LLC is not affiliated with, nor does Madrasa, LLC endorse, any of the organizations or companies referenced or mentioned on our Websites or Services including but not limited to universities, colleges, businesses, medical schools, graduate schools, or any other external websites, unless otherwise explicitly stated. The views stated in our products belong to PhD Insiders alone.

User Agreement

These legally binding Terms and Conditions, as may be revised, amended, and updated from time to time at our sole discretion, apply to our Website, products, and Services All changes are effective immediately when posted, and apply to all access to and use of the Website thereafter. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of revised Terms and Conditions means that you accept and agree to the changes. You are expected to check this page from time to time so that you are aware of any changes, as they are binding on you.

Restrictions of Use

In order to use PhD Insiders’ Services or other products, you must:

1. Be 13 years of age or older

2. Have the power to enter binding agreement(s) with Madrasa, LLC, without restrictions by applicable laws.

You may not access our Websites or Services, or other products or use the information contained in our Websites or Services, or other products for any illegal purpose or in any manner inconsistent with these Terms. Your use of our Websites and services must not alter the original content of our Websites or Services, or other products. You agree not to access our Websites or Services, or other products or use the information contained herein for resale or other transfer or disposition to, or use by or for the benefit of, any other person or entity. You agree not to use, transfer, distribute, or dispose of any information contained in our Websites or Services, or other products in any manner that could compete with our business. You are not permitted to decompose, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise deconstruct all or any portion of our Websites. You may not publish, broadcast, retransmit, reproduce, repackage, commercially exploit, create any derivative of, or otherwise redistribute all or any portion of our Websites or Services, or other products except as explicitly permitted in these Terms.

User Account/Password and Security

You do not need an account to access our networking connections. If you choose to create an account, you must complete our registration process, requiring complete, accurate, and current information as requested. You are responsible for the accuracy of the data provided and are responsible for generating and maintaining the security of your password and account. You agree to notify Madrasa, LLC immediately if there are suspicions of unauthorized use of your account or any other breach. We are not liable for losses that may be incurred as a result of unauthorized account usage.

Access from Outside the United States

Madrasa, LLC is designed and directed to people residing in the United States. We do not represent availability or appropriateness in other locations. We may limit the availability of the Website or our Services or other products to any person or geographic area at any time. If you choose to access the Website from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk.

Reasonable Use

Madrasa, LLC and our Services or other products are intended for individual use. The Services or other products are designed to facilitate networking connections with research laboratories and improve the efficiency of the job search in scientific research across academic institutions and for-profit as well as non-profit businesses (hereafter referred to as “normal” product usage). Usage of Madrasa, LLC Services, or other products which does not fall under reasonable or normal product usage may result in action taken against the account, at Madrasa, LLC’ sole discretion.

Violation of These Terms

In the event the terms of this agreement are breached, Madrasa, LLC may, at its sole discretion, terminate this agreement, your access to the Websites, and any Services or other products to you. Madrasa, LLC reserves the right to pursue any remediation by law for such violations, and we may provide law enforcement with information you provide to us related to your transactions to assist in any investigation or prosecution of you. We may take legal action that we feel is appropriate. You agree that monetary damages may not provide us a sufficient remedy and that we may pursue injunctive or other relief for your violation of these Terms.


All licensed materials on the Website, including all intellectual property rights, are the exclusive property of Madrasa, LLC and PhD Insiders. In accepting these Terms, you do not become the owner of the licensed materials, but are entitled to use them according to these Terms.


If any provision of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in full force and effect. Without limiting the generality of the preceding sentence, if any remedy set forth in these Terms is determined to have failed of its essential purpose, then all other provisions of these Terms, including the limitation of liability and exclusion of damages shall remain in full force and effect.

Force Majeure

We will not be deemed to be in breach of these Terms or liable for any breach of these Terms or our Privacy Policy due to any event or occurrence beyond our reasonable control, including without limitation, acts of God, terrorism, war, invasion, failures of any public networks, electrical shortages, earthquakes or floods, civil disorder, strikes, fire, pandemics or epidemics (whether or not already active at the time you accept these Terms), act of government (including but not limited to “shelter in place,” “travel ban,” “quarantine” or “shutdown” orders, whether or not already active at the time you accept these Terms) or other disaster.

No Waiver

The failure of Madrasa, LLC to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.

Linked Internet Sites

Madrasa, LLC is not responsible for the content, behavior, and risk associated with other internet websites linked from our Websites or Services or other products. You may access other Internet sites linked at your own risk.

Entire Agreement

These Terms, including any documents incorporated into these Terms by reference, constitute the entire agreement between you and Madrasa, LLC and PhD Insiders regarding the subject matter of these Terms and supersede all prior agreements and understandings, whether written or oral, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, with respect to the subject matter of the Terms. If you are an Advisor performing the Services under a separate agreement with Madrasa, LLC, that agreement shall remain in effect under the provisions therein, except to the extent provisions of these Terms and that agreement conflict, the provisions of these Terms will control.

Confidentiality and Privacy

By using the Services, you hereby acknowledge and agree to our Privacy Policy, available at [https://jakekhoussine.com/privacy-policy/]. However, Madrasa, LLC cannot guarantee the security of all electronic communications via the internet. In the event of compromised or breach in security, Madrasa, LLC will not be held responsible for any damages or liability.

Additional Disclosures

This website contains links and references to products and Services that may include affiliates, sponsorships, or other business relationships in which Madrasa, LLC may receive compensation from referrals. The advice provided through our products reflect the opinions of PhD Insiders and Madrasa, LLC.


User and Users’ representatives agree to take no action which is intended, or would reasonably be expected, to harm Madrasa, LLC or its reputation or lead to unfavorable publicity to Madrasa, LLC.