Staff


‌Elizabeth Gill

Director, International Services

Phone: 973-655-6862

Email: gille@mail.montclair.edu

Elizabeth Gill manages Montclair State University’s F and J student and scholar populations and advises faculty and staff on employment-related visas (H-1B, LPR, etc.). Before joining Montclair, Elizabeth served as Associate Director of International Student and Scholar Services at Stevens Institute of Technology. She is a frequent presenter on the STEM OPT extension and the H-1B cap-gap to NAFSA: Association of International Educators and has served as a consultant on these topics to International Education and Training Services (IETS). Elizabeth holds a BS in English from Troy University.

 

 

Aditi Patel

Assistant Director, International Services

Phone: 973-655-6862

Email: patelad@mail.montclair.edu

Aditi graduated from Montclair State University with a BS degree in Business Administration and a MA degree in Administration and Supervision. She began working at the Global Education Center as a student worker, and has since acted as International Student Advisor/SEVIS Coordinator, and currently serves as the Assistant Director of International Services. She advises incoming and current students about their visa status, manages, updates, and tracks immigration status of international students on SEVIS, creates immigration documents for newly admitted international students, oversees office database management system, maintains the International Services website. She is originally from India (and has lived in England) and had once been an international student herself at Montclair State.

 

 
Student Assistants

The front desk is staffed by Student Assistants, and they are the first point of contact for visitors of the Global Education Center.  These students are responsible for taking calls and emails, preparing forms and letter requests, assisting students with basic immigration matters, and International Student Orientation.