Two new professors join STIA, two more to be hired

The Science, Technology, and International Affairs major in the School of Foreign Service has hired two new professors in the past two years and will be looking to hire two more full-time professors. “[STIA] is expanding for a… Read More

New study says RateMyProfessors.com provides useful information

When pre-registration results are released this weekend and the unlucky among us scramble to find courses to complete our schedule for next semester, RateMyProfessors.com will likely see an increase in traffic from the Hilltop. A new study suggests… Read More

Georgetown pays profs most among local universities

Georgetown University Professors are paid more than any in the area, according to survey data from the American Association of University Professors as reported in the Chronicle of Higher Education last month. Georgetown ranks first paying its full professors $158,900,… Read More

Uribe awarded HACER’s Simón Bolívar Prize

The Hispanic American Center for Economic Research recently awarded former President of Colombia and controversial Georgetown professor Alvaro Uribe its Simón Bolívar Prize. The prize was given to Uribe for “his work on promoting liberty, security and democracy… Read More

EPA policy chief to resign, return to Georgetown Law

Lisa Heinzerling, the Environmental Protection Agency’s associate policy administrator, will step down at the end of the year and return her teaching position at Georgetown Law. As one of the EPA’s strongest supporters of greenhouse gas regulation, Heinzerling… Read More

Georgetown Law professor to be sworn in as Superior Court judge

Clinical Professor Todd Edelman will be sworn in as a D.C. Superior Court judge this Friday at the Moultrie Courthouse. Last March, President Barack Obama nominated Edelman, who is currently assigned to the Civil Division of the Court,… Read More

GU Law professor wants to ride his bicycle

For many Georgetown Law professors, orientation activities are an easy way to introduce law students to D.C. These activities probably seem familiar to anyone who remembers New Student Orientation: trips to the monuments, visiting Capitol Hill, and those… Read More

Georgetown pediatrician selected as federal health policy fellow

Dr. Matthew Levy, an associate professor of general pediatrics at Georgetown’s School of Medicine, was recently chosen to join a federal health policy program funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and supported by the Institute of Medicine…. Read More

Georgetown faculty gets artsy

Georgetown’s faculty includes ex-presidents, foreign policy wonks, politicians … and artists. This fall, in fact, three D.C.-area shows feature work from the University’s very own art faculty. Below, we’ve compiled a run-down of the places to see their… Read More

Former Georgetown professor named president of Marquette

Fr. Scott Pilarz (COL ’81), the man famously known for bringing Jack the Bulldog to Georgetown, will become Marquette University’s 23rd president. After entering the Society of Jesus, Pilarz returned to his alma mater in 1996 to teach… Read More