Brian Groves

Brian Groves

Director, International Students and Scholars Office
University of California-San Francisco
Chair, ISS RP Exchange Visitor Program Subcommittee

Brian Groves is the director of the International Students and Scholars Office at the University of California-San Francisco and has over 20 years experience in international education. Over his career, he has worked in a variety of international educational settings such as high school exchange, ESL administration, student and scholar advising, and educational travel and tourism.  His specialties include exchange visitor and employment visas for higher education, international graduate and undergraduate admissions, program development for research universities, and F-1, J-1, H-1B, O and Free Trade visas for research institutions.  Brian currently serves as chair of NAFSA’s Exchange Visitor Program Subcommittee on the International Student and Scholar Regulatory Practice (ISS RP) Committee.