• Joint Appointment Search Approval

    Six Joint Appointment Searches Have Been Approved for AY 2016-2017

    The changing climate of higher education practically demands universities and their respective faculty to stay ahead of the curve by developing progressive and scholarly teaching activities and approaches. Such faculty-led joint appointment proposals have emerged at Georgetown with six being approved for the 2016-2017 academic year.

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  • Main Campus Research

    Main Campus Research

    Stay abreast of the latest happenings in our University's research, along with learning the lifecycle of research administration.

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  • Futures

    Designing the Future(s)

    Future(s) is an integrative initiative engaging the whole community while simultaneously exploring the issues facing higher education.

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Georgetown’s main campus houses various schools that offer an array of intellectually rigorous programs designed to guide our undergraduate and graduate students toward their professional and academic goals. Our degrees include the liberal arts, sciences, international relations, business administration and several specialized certificates and continuing education programs.

Provost's Blog

  • Formation in the 21st Century
    January 18, 2017
    A couple of years ago I wrote a post that reflected on many conversations with alumni, as well as parents and potential employers of Georgetown students. The gist of the message was their call for Georgetown to continue to produce values-centered, broadly-educated, creative, articulate graduates, but also expose them to skills that equip them well […]
  • The Limits of Speed in Human Connection
    January 11, 2017
    It is common, almost trite, to observe that modern life has reduced the amount of time to do many day-to-day tasks. It takes less time to communicate to another because we have instant messaging, texting, email and other near real-time communication devices. We are recipients of news of events around the world within minutes of […]
  • The Notion of a Sabbatical
    January 4, 2017
    Hanging out with relatives over the holiday reminded me of how little understood is the role of the sabbatical for academics. December was also the time for review of applications for sabbaticals at Georgetown, and the office finds itself discussing the issue. There aren’t too many work organizations that sponsor sabbaticals, and it’s tempting for […]