Research News & Events

Indian Ocean World Conference
Feb 7, 2019
Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) recently hosted a public conference titled Towards a Re-mapping of Diasporic Circularities...
Networked Publics and Digital Contention
Jan 29, 2019
Professor of Critical Theory and Director of the Certificate in Media and Politics, Mohamed Zayani, has won the International...
GU-Q Alumni, Obada Khaled Diab (Class of 2018)
Jan 27, 2019
Obada Khaled Diab graduated with honors from Georgetown University in Qatar in 2018 with a degree in International Economics. A...
A Day in the Life of a Georgetown Student Event
Jan 24, 2019
In the weeks before the application deadline for fall semester, Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) announced a series of on-...
Johns Hopkins University – School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) Student Delegation Visits GU-Q
Jan 23, 2019
A student delegation from Johns Hopkins University – School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) enjoyed a tour of the campus...
Palliative Care Conference Opening Ceremony
Jan 22, 2019
World renowned experts on ethics, Islam, Christianity, and medicine gathered on January 22-23 at Georgetown University in Qatar (...
Peking University Students Visit GU-Q
Jan 20, 2019
Peking University students from different majors took part in the China-Arabia Multicultural Exchange Link program, a...
Dean Dallal and Director of CIRS Mehran Kamrava explore academic opportunities with a delegation from Eastern Mediterranean University
Jan 15, 2019
A delegation from Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) headed by professor and EMU president Dr. Necdet Osam discussed...
A Day in the Life of a Georgetown Student Event
Jan 15, 2019
With the February 1st deadline for admissions applications fast approaching, Georgetown University in Qatar announces “A Day in...
Shanghai International Studies University Delegation Meeting with Dean Ahmad Dallal
Dec 10, 2018
Dean Dallal met with a delegation from SISU, one of China’s leading institutions in linguistics, cultural studies &...
Georgetown Students in Bedaya Centre Business Competition
Dec 3, 2018
How can Doha’s fashionistas justify buying the latest in winter fashions in such a short season? This question, discussed in a...
Intelligence and Security Research Workshop
Nov 29, 2018
A recent public workshop at Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) launched a new research initiative and book series that brought...
GU-Q alumna Fatima Muneer (SFS’11) at the 2018 Common Action Annual Forum
Nov 28, 2018
Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) alumna Fatima Muneer (SFS’11) recently made waves on the global stage when she took part in...
Georgetown Students during their Residency in Oman
Nov 26, 2018
When something as simple as heavy rains exceed expected levels, people’s lives and property can be affected, as proven by the...
GU-Q Students during the Crisis Simulation
Nov 22, 2018
Despite the efforts of consecutive peace initiatives in Geneva, the Syrian conflict is now in its seventh year, with no signs of...
8th Annual Weapons of Mass Destruction Awareness Workshop
Nov 15, 2018
The 8th annual Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Awareness Workshop, a joint effort of Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) and...
Professor Harry Verhoeven
Nov 15, 2018
The Middle East’s climate, topography, and natural resources are routinely cited as some of the most important factors explaining...
Students and program staff for the second cohort of the International Master’s in Emergency & Disaster Management (Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.)
Nov 11, 2018
Recognizing that the world is more interconnected than ever and that today’s emergencies and disasters can be transnational and...
Discover Georgetown
Nov 6, 2018
Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) is hosting “Discover Georgetown,” the annual admissions open house where prospective...
Dr. Jeremy Koons, Associate Professor of Philosophy
Nov 1, 2018
The Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) has awarded grants to two Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) research proposals that...

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