Faculty Initiatives

Faculty Initiatives

The Georgetown University in Qatar faculty demonstrates an unrivaled commitment to world-class research, teaching, and public service. GU-Q faculty members conduct research on a variety of intellectual and social issues. They use innovative research techniques to examine matters of concern to the modern world and to gain deeper insights into the ancient world.

Indian Ocean Symposium

Indian Ocean World Working Group

Through lectures, webinars, conferences, and monthly reading groups, the IOWG provides a platform for scholars from various disciplines to be in a conversation on the Indian Ocean World. We explore historical and contemporary issues concerning human mobility, arts and aesthetics, gender and the family, trade networks and religious diasporas, and race and ethnicity in the Persian Gulf, South Asia, and East Africa. 

Research Sharing Websites