We support the campus mission of providing education, research, and service opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and the community. Our goal is to ensure that GU-Q has top brand awareness in the community, and is known for providing a holistic undergraduate education, producing high-quality, intelligent, purpose-driven, and thoughtful graduates, and offering lifelong learning opportunities that build organizational capacity and professional development.
Who We Are
Senior Director of Marketing & Media Relations
Associate Director of Marketing
Associate Director of Strategic Communications
Nahla El Sherif,
Arabic Media Writer
What We Do
The Department of Communications helps GU-Q leadership, faculty, staff, and students gain public recognition for their accomplishments, deliver events, and market programs. The communications team also provides advisory and consultancy services to assist the GU-Q community in their engagement activities through visual identity management, branding, collateral development, and public and social media interaction.
Manage the overall global brand presence of Georgetown’s Qatar campus and supporting Georgetown University’s brand in the Asia and MENA regions.
Deliver strategic guidance and research on public relations and perceptions of GU-Q
Raise the public profile of our brand
Monitor and compose crisis communications
Collaborate with employees and students to communicate strategic messages, and amplify diverse community member voices.
Write and disseminate stories about our people, events, and accomplishments
Manage GU-Q website domains
Manage GU-Q social media platforms
Market the university’s offerings
Report on GU-Q activities to stakeholders
Collaborate with employees and students on communicating events, activities, and announcements with internal audiences.
Manage emails and newsletters including editing and scheduling
Write and approve posts to GU-Q social media accounts
Communicate stories and media calendar with Washington, DC, campus stakeholders
Manage internal notice boards and digital screens