Preparing Future Faculty (PFF) Faculty Job Search Immigration Information Session

October 26, 2023 | 1:30 - 2:30 pm

International students seeking a faculty position in higher education often seek sponsorship by the institution of higher education that has made a job offer. Learn more about sponsorship and visas.

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Workshop Title:

Faculty Job Search Immigration Information Session: H-1B Work Visa and Permanent Residency by Robert Bauchmier, Carina and Hanson and Mark Hedien

Workshop Description:

H-1B Work Visa
•    Eligibility requirements and overview of H-1B work visas (i.e., costs, time limit, dual intent)
•    H-1B timelines for application and approval including general steps (PWD, LCA, submission to USCIS)
•    OPT filling the gap after graduation and related considerations.

•    How to qualify for OSU Sponsorship (and generally for other educational institutions)
•    The three steps for most cases (Labor Certification, I-140, I-485)
•    The main employment employment-based categories (EB-1, EB-2)
•    Timing


Robert Bauchmire
Program Manager, Scholar Immigration
Office of International Affairs International Students and Scholars

Carina D. Hansen
Office of International Affairs International Students and Scholars

Mark J. Hedien
Associate General Counsel
The Ohio State University, Office of Legal Affairs

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For questions contact Dr. Karin Jordan

The Ohio State University

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