Committee: International Student and Scholar Regulatory Practice (ISS RP) Committee
Position: Chair
Term Dates: January 2021 -- December 2023
Chair-Designate: January 2021 – December 2021; Chair: January 2022 – December 2023

The International Student and Scholar Regulatory Practice Committee (ISS RP) consists of five subcommittees and is charged with identifying government-related practices and procedures that affect those who work with international students or scholars. The NAFSA Board of Directors assigned the following outcomes to this committee:

  • Develop and maintain a system to receive regulatory practice issues related to international students and scholars from members and other sources.
  • Identify regulatory and practice issues that need action through regulatory liaison by staff, or members as requested by staff.
  • Identify practice items to be referred to Knowledge Communities for action through further education and practice resources.
  • Assist the Vice President for Public Policy and Practice (VP PPP) in communicating to members on regulatory practice issues.
  • Identify those issues that are longer-term public policy issues and forward them to the VP PPP for consideration.

Position updated January 2020

Applications are not currently being accepted.
Major Functions and Responsibilities