- The Kennedy Institute of Ethics is one of the world’s premier bioethics institutes.
- The Program on Justice and Peace is a transdisciplinary, cross-cultural community of students, faculty, staff, and community partners who share a commitment to the academic study and lived pursuits of peace and social justice.
- The Cognitive Science Program has strong ties with the humanities, especially with Philosophy. They offer a minor in Cognitive Science, and courses open to all students.
- Georgetown’s Normative Orders Collaborative (new window) is an interdisciplinary and international effort wherein both Georgetown University and Fudan University (new window) (Shanghai) are working with and extending the pioneering efforts of the Cluster of Excellence on the Formation of Normative Orders (new window) at the Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany. It is sponsoring the Moral Innovation Seminar (new window) , a full-year faculty & graduate student seminar was led in 2014-2015 by Professors Henry S. Richardson and Terry Pinkard.