Foreign Applicants

The Desert Research Institute (DRI) only employs U.S. citizens and persons lawfully authorized to work in the United States. DRI only sponsors and coordinates work visas for Research Faculty and Postdoctoral Fellow employees.

DRI verifies each employees identity and eligibility to work in the United States in accordance with the immigration laws and is an E-Verify employer.

Foreign applicants should visit the University of Nevada, Reno's Office of International Students and Scholars web page for information about working and studying in the United States. The page also provides information about exciting inter-cultural and social programs to help you make friends and adjust to your new surroundings.

If you have further questions regarding employment at DRI, please contact Human Resources at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..