Jeremy Spohr is the Assistant Director for Client Services. As part of the ISSS leadership team, his main role is to provide front line case management, proactive problem solving, and managerial support to International Students, Scholars and Penn departments.
Jeremy advises F-1 and J-1 students, J-1 scholars, H-1B, O-1, E-3, TN employees and academic departments on immigration and integration issues. He also prepares and files H-1B petitions on behalf of Penn and UPHS. Jeremy also plays a leading role in developing ISSS’s outreach efforts to the Penn community through Pop Up Advising, workshops, and other immigration and integration programming for International Students, Scholars and Penn departments.
Before coming to Penn in 2005, Jeremy taught ESL and worked with International Students in Vermont, Colorado, and Boston. He holds a BA in History and a MA in TESL from Saint Michael’s College in Colchester, Vermont. When not working with International Students and Scholars, Jeremy is usually found on his bicycle riding the roads or trails around Philadelphia.