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    New Faculty Orientation Coming in August 2016

    Congratulations and welcome to the newest cohort of Georgetown University faculty! This year's New Faculty Orientation will take place from August 23 - 25, 2016.

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  • 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

    Get the latest information on internal and external funding opportunities and proposal support.

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  • Designing the Future(s)

    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

  • Statistics and the Real World
    July 20, 2016
    The Founding Fathers of the United States were a group that valued the use of empirical data to guide decisions. In the constitution they chose to use a population census to re-align the House of Representatives every ten years to reflect the expected shifts and growth of population across the growing number of states. They […]
  • Joint Appointment Initiative at Georgetown
    July 13, 2016
    Every university is facing the challenge of how to increase the support of traditional disciplines, as they evolve, at the same time it invests in cross-disciplinary initiatives that have promise. Most of the existing reward systems of universities favor within-unit appointments, and hence presidents, provosts, and other leaders have been mounting special efforts at cross-unit […]
  • What’s Happening?
    July 6, 2016
    A key attribute of a democracy is the belief that information flows to the citizenry must be ubiquitous, unfiltered, and continuous. This requirement must be executed by institutions that have a devotion to that enterprise. In the early days of the democracy, newspapers played one role in “keeping government officials honest.” Later, the development of […]