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Current Research Initiatives

Our thriving research community supports a number of initiatives related to Qatar, the Gulf region, and the world beyond.

GU-Q faculty are committed to world-class research, teaching, and public service. Our culture of scholarly inquiry and exploration supports faculty as their initiatives seek to deepen our understanding of the world and produce relevant research at a global standard.

Recent Publications

Student Research at Georgetown University in Qatar

GU-Q students regularly contribute to original research with the support and mentorship of
faculty as they learn to challenge and enrich the world at a regional and global level.

CIRS Research Initiatives

The Center for International and Regional Studies sponsors major studies of emerging socio-
economic and political trends in the Gulf region and funds research initiatives in the areas of
international relations, political economy, and domestic politics.