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International Student and Scholar Services
University of Mississippi

For Prospective Employees

Thank you for your interest in the University of Mississippi! UM proudly welcomes international faculty, staff, and visiting scholars from around the world who enliven our community and enrich our scholarship. International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) advises on immigration-related matters and provides information to help scholars and their families feel at home at UM and in the Oxford community.

Various departments at the University of Mississippi invite international professors, scholars, researchers and other staff to the University. UM sponsors various visa types, including J-1, H-1B, TN, and O, as well as employment-based Permanent Residency petitions, and ISSS processes all visa and immigration petitions for the University of Mississippi.

For more information about current openings at the University of Mississippi, please visit the Jobs site at The UM Human Resources page also provides general information about employee benefits, compensation, and training and development.

We hope that all of our information is helpful and clear to you. Feel free to contact us at International Student and Scholar Services should you have any questions or concerns about the initial employment processes at the University of Mississippi. We are here to assist you!