International Scholar SpecialistSimonas advises UCI departments, international scholars, faculty, students and staff on employment-based visa regulations to ensure compliance; file employment-based visa petitions (H-1B, TN, E-3) to USCIS to obtain necessary employment authorization for UCI international faculty and researchers.
Previously, he was employed as a Senior Employment Visa Specialist at UCLA, and as an International Scholar Services Specialist at Indiana University- Purdue University (IUPUI).
He obtained a B.A. in Economics from IUPUI.
In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis, basketball, soccer and other sports; loves hiking, traveling, and spending time outdoors.