Can be used for academic visitors who will be appointed at Cornell, but not for tenure-track positions
J-1 Professor, Research Scholar and Short-Term Scholar can be used by graduate students coming as interns, as long as they are working on graduate-level research, and the appointment does not exceed 12 months in length.
J-1 Student Intern can be used for undergradute students, and for those who graduated with a bachelors degree no more than 12 month prior to the J-1 Student Intern visit.
May be paid a salary by Cornell, but do not necessarily have to be paid by Cornell
Appropriate for a wide range of visit durations: 3 weeks to 5 years, depending on category of J
Department fills our "J Scholar Initial Request" form, ISSO creates "certificate of eligibility" (DS-2019) and visitor applies for the J1 visa stamp at a US consulate. Note: procedure is different for J-1 Student Interns. Please see J-1 Student Intern information.