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Sarah Hoey

Deputy Head of Global Community, Immigration Legal Adviser

  • Global Partnerships and Community
  • Edinburgh Global

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  • I am the in-house immigration legal adviser, providing specialist advice on UK immigration rules relating to staff members, visitors and their dependants. I run the Staff Immigration Service, providing advice by appointment and email, and training and advice sessions. I also lead on the University‚Äôs refugee, asylum and at-risk scholar support work and chair the Refugee, Asylum Seeker and At Risk Advisory Group. I am the key University contact for our partnership in this activity (e.g. Cara, Scholars At Risk, University of Sanctuary, and other relevant internal/external partnerships).