McDonough School of Business

MA-IBP Faculty

Ricardo Ernst teaching

Each module generally consists of one course taught by a Walsh School of Foreign Service professor and one course taught by a McDonough School of Business professor, a truly integrated approach that is unique to our program.

Below are faculty who currently teach and who have previously taught in the Master of Arts in International Business and Policy Program. The faculty are subject to change from year-to-year.

James Angel

Associate Professor
Academic Director, FINRA Certified Regulatory and Compliance Professional (CRCP (r)) Program at Georgetown

Marc Busch

Karl F. Landegger Professor of International Business Diplomacy | Law Center – Adjunct
Professor of Government and Professor of Business Administration

Raj Desai

of International Development

Katharine M. Donato

Herzberg Professor and SFS Faculty Chair | Adjunct- JD
Donald G. Herzberg Professor of International Migration, and Director, Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM)

David Edelstein

Vice Provost for Education

Ricardo Ernst

Baratta Chair in Global Business and Executive Director, Latin American Leadership Program

J Bradford Jensen

McCrane/Shaker Chair in International Business and Director of the Business and Global Affairs Program and Co-Academic Director, International Business and Policy

Jeffrey Macher

Professor of Strategy, Economics, and Policy and Academic Director of Georgetown’s Center for Business and Public Policy
Academic Director, Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy

Marina Martynova

Adjunct Professor

Anna Maria Mayda


Michael O’Leary

Teaching Professor & Senior Associate Dean, Graduate & Executive Degree Programs | Senior Associate Dean, Graduate and Executive Degree Programs

Anders Olofsgard

Adjunct Professor

Mario Ramirez

Professor of the Practice and Managing Director of the BSBGA

Nita Rudra


Michael Ryan

Teaching Professor
McDonough School of Business and Center for Intercultural Education and Development

Erik Voeten

Peter F. Krogh Professor of Geopolitics and Justice in World Affairs

Stephen Weymouth

Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professor
Dewey Awad Fellow

Join Our January 2025 Intake

The next MA-IBP intake launches in January 2025. We welcome the opportunity to connect with you throughout the admissions process to learn more about your background and interests.

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