TN Visa Biochemist. The USMCA (NAFTA) professions list includes Biochemist. Qualified Canadian and Mexican citizens are able to obtain TN visa status to work and live in the United States as Biochemist. We have over 20+ years of combined experience with TN visa change of employer applications with hundreds of 5 star reviews. We can assist you to change your employer while remaining in the United States. Contact us for a free assessment of your case as a TN Visa Biochemist 1-866-697-1832
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What is a Biochemist for TN visa purposes?
In general, Biochemists study chemical reactions in metabolism, reproduction, growth and heredity, and they apply methods drawn from genetic engineering and biotechnology to help them in their research. They usually study the effects of drugs, foods, allergens and other substances on living tissues. They may also develop biochemical product, which is usually done by conducting research, experimenting, analysis and synthesis. They identify the physical and chemical properties of substances which can be done by performing several different analyses. Some other potential job titles of Biochemist are Research Scientist, Scientist, Research Assistant, Research Associate, Laboratory Director, Analytical Research Chemist, Process Engineer, Research Chemist and Research Affiliate. The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) provides a detailed breakdown of the biochemist profession through O*NET Online.
Qualifications for a TN Visa Biochemist
- Proof of Canadian or Mexican Citizenship;
- A detailed offer/support letter from a U.S. employer; and
- Baccalaureate or Licenciatura Degree in a biochemistry or a closely related field.
TN Visa Biochemist application process
A new TN visa can be obtained in one of three (3) ways: (1) In person with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), (2) By mail with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), or (3) At a U.S. Consulate or Embassy.
TN Visa Duration
A qualified TN Visa Biochemist can obtain a TN Visa for a maximum of three(3) years per stay.
TN visa extensions can be obtained every three (3) years with no limit on the number of possible extensions. You are able to obtain an extension of your TN Visa for as long as needed.
TN Visa Biochemist to Green Card Through Employment
In many cases a U.S. employer is able to sponsor a TN visa holder for a green card through the Permanent Labor Certification Process with the U.S. Department of Labor (PERM). Since the TN visa is a nonimmigrant visa, this process must be handled carefully. If you need help with the TN visa to green card process make sure you work with a TN Visa lawyer familiar with this process.