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


Faculty members at SFS-Qatar are engaged in a number of funded research projects, studying topics of import to Qatar's national interests or issues of international importance.

SFS-Qatar's Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) sponsors major studies of regional and international significance, including research initiatives in the areas of international relations, political economy, and domestic politics of the Gulf.

  SFS-Qatar students conduct and contribute to cutting-edge research with opportunities and assistance from faculty. This provides an excellent and challenging curriculum to the students and evaluates them according to the highest standards of learning.


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The Office of Research supports and assists SFS-Qatar's thriving research community in the social sciences and humanities. The Office coordinates the search for funded research opportunities, assists researchers in the timely completion of projects, and publicizes the thought-provoking outcomes and accomplishments made by SFS-Qatar faculty and staff researchers.