Hiring Process for Foreign Nationals

  1. Position posted (for staff employment, see HR Policy II-6 Employment Plannng and Responsibility)
  2. Applications received
  3. First Interviews
  4. Second Interviews - Ask, "Are you eligible for employment in the United States?"
  5. If work authorization is required, review Visas for Foreign Faculty, Researchers, and Technical Staff (pdf) to select the appropriate category. pay close attention to the processing times for the various visas. Processing delays at the Department of Labor (DOL) and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) can be expected. Timely filing generally results in timely appointments.
  6. Call the Office of Immigration and Human Resource Services at 216-368-4289 to begin appropriate visa filing procedures.