ISS Faculty and Staff




Ian Leuschner

Director of International Support Services

Phone: 540-231-3736




Contact for: all VT-employment based permanent residency questions

Education: B.S., Political Science, Radford University, 1995; J.D. & Certificate in International and Comparative Law, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2004.

Countries of work experience: Austria, Belgium, Kosovo, Japan, Thailand

Experience Summary:  Ian worked as an employment-based immigration paralegal for several years before attending law school. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Ian practiced employment-based immigration law until joining Virginia Tech in July of 2008. As the Director for International Support Services, Ian is responsible for coordinating the university’s permanent residency, or green card, program for faculty and staff.