Scholars and Researchers

Welcome to Georgia State University! Though your first point of contact at the University is with your sponsoring department, ISSS is here to answer questions about your immigration status and provide additional support.

If you are currently a GSU employee holding H-1B status, visit Current H-1B Scholars for more information.

If you are J-1 visiting scholar, visit Current J-1 Scholars for more information.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the ISSS office for assistance at 404-413-2070. Drew Webster, Assistant Director for Scholar Services, is available to advise regarding GSU-sponsored employment, such as H-1B and Permanent Residency holders. Allie Seay, J-1 Scholar Advisor, is available to advise regarding J-1 Exchange Visitors (scholars, professors, and student interns).

We wish you a productive and enjoyable stay at Georgia State University!