Hiring International Scholars Using the J-1 Visa, Part 2

Part of the International Scholar Services certificate series »

Course Description

This course is intended for staff who work in academic departments or research units that hire international scholars, and who have already taken Hiring International Scholars Using the J-1 Visa, Part 1. Participants will focus on special situations in hiring non-U.S. citizens using the J-1 visa, selecting the J-1 categories, applicable bars, effect of the two-year home residency requirement, facilitating international travel and how to help international scholars avoid common pitfalls. By the end of the course, participants will have reviewed:

  • The comparative benefits of the J-1 visa
  • The most important restrictions and limitations of the J-1 visa
  • Special issues related to employment and travel


Mary Clabaugh
Daniel Padron

Date | Time | Location

November 2, 2017
Hamilton Classroom, Heitman Staff Learning Center

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