Domestic Visiting Scholars

The department will review the qualifications of the applicant (i.e., current CV, transcripts for qualifying degree). Domestic Visiting Scholars must provide authorization to work in the United States. A background check will be required if employees performing the duties are normally subject to background checks.

Departments, colleges,or units that wish to host a Domestic Visiting Scholar should follow these steps:

  1. The designated department staff will submit the Domestic Visiting Scholar Appointment Form in DocuSign. Department staff will need to upload the scholar's CV, transcripts, and invitation letter. (Distinguished Visiting Scholars will require Provost's letter).
  2. The DocuSign form is routed for approval of the faculty sponsor, department chair/program director, and dean/appropriate administrator (MPP).
  3. The Senior Director, Faculty Services reviews and approves for eligibility.
  4. University Personnel will key in the scholar appointment into PeopleSoft and approve the form.

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