Outstanding Researcher or Professor (EB-1B)
The EB-1B classification applies to aliens who are internationally recognized as outstanding researchers or professors in a particular scientific or scholarly field.
Applicants must be sponsored by an employer and demonstrate they have a permanent job offer. A labor certification is not required. Visas are immediately available meaning there is no extensive waiting period for a visa.
Applicants must demonstrate:
- International recognition for being outstanding in a specific academic field;
- At least 3 years of research or teaching experience; and
- A permanent job offer in a research, tenured, or tenure-track teaching position from the sponsoring employer.
If you are interested in discussing your eligibility, please contact our office to schedule a consultation.