Immigration Procedures for Academic Staff

NOTE: Important COVID-19 updates and recommendations related to travel for Temporary Foreign Workers are posted on our immigration update and recommendation website. We encourage you to read fully the Minimizing the Risk of Exposure to COVID-19 in Canada Order (Mandatory Isolation)  issued by the Government of Canada. This update is effective as of 1 June 2020.

About Immigration Services in APO and Eligibility

Immigration Services in the Academic Personnel Office (APO) provides assistance to the foreign nationals employed in tenure-stream professorial, librarian, and full-time ranked Contract Academic Staff (CAS) positions at McGill University. This section includes information for foreign nationals applying for a Work permit and Permanent Residency.

 

Disclaimer

The information provided on this website does not constitute legal advice. Immigration policy and procedures are subject to change, therefore foreign national staff members are advised to seek legal advice for specific matters by contacting Immigration Services.

 

Contact

Each Faculty has an assigned Immigration Advisor. Academic staff with questions regarding work permits/renewals and Permanent Residency, should contact their designated Advisor as follows:

 

FACULTY

IMMIGRATION ADVISOR

Faculty of Arts, School of Continuing Studies

Salima Djerroud

immigration.apo [at] mcgill.ca

514-398-8029

Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

Maxime Grenier-Labrecque

immigration.apo [at] mcgill.ca

514-398-5111

Faculty of Dental Medicine & Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Law, Desautels Faculty of Management

Katerina Knize

immigration.apo [at] mcgill.ca

514-396-1443

Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Libraries, Schulich School of Music, Faculty of Science

Myriam Larose

immigration.apo [at] mcgill.ca

 514-398-1407

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