Work at GU-Q

Work at Georgetown University in Qatar

Georgetown University in Qatar is one of six prestigious American research universities situated in Doha’s Education City, an ambitious educational initiative of Qatar Foundation. Since its founding in 2005, our diverse faculty has conducted groundbreaking research and prepared students from more than 70 countries for leadership positions on the world stage. Strategically located in the Global South, Georgetown University in Qatar offers a rich scholarly environment and unparalleled possibilities to engage with some of the most pressing issues of regional and international relevance.  

Apply for an opportunity to join the ranks of the outstanding faculty at Georgetown University’s global campus in Qatar.

Benefits and Allowances

The expatriate benefits package includes: fully-furnished high-quality housing, transportation allowance, annual family home leave allowance, international health insurance, generous private school tuition support for accompanying children, and more.

  • 18 paid holidays
  • 26 paid vacation days
  • 90 days of short-term disability leave
  • 43 nationalities represented among faculty and staff
  • 56% of employees with 5+ years of service
  • 90% Tuition coverage for classes taken at Georgetown University

Life in Qatar

Boasting one of the highest per capita income in the world, Qatar is emerging as one of the fastest growing economies in the Middle East. It offers a uniquely diverse and family-friendly environment. Ranked the safest country in the world in 2020, it is connected by direct flights to over 160 destinations in 90 countries.

Additional Resources

Below you will find links to resources that you may find helpful as you consider employment at GU-Q:

Teaching at GU-Q (Video Gallery)
GU-Q Faculty Resource Hub