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Currently I am on J1 visa pursuing my PHD in mechanical engineering. I wanted to
know if I can do Postdoc on J1 visa after completing my PHD program.
Asked on May 19, 2016 under Immigration Law, Colorado
SB Member California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney
Answered 6 years ago | Contributor
If you can get a post doc with an organizatio or university that is a J-1 sponsor then probably you will be able to. However, it is difficult to answer that theoretically; you need to discuss that with the specific organiation where you plan to do the postdoc research.
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