About the University Secretary

The secretary of the university serves the president and the chair of the board on the board of directors, assists with university searches and the University Committee on Rank and Tenure and works on special projects for the president.

Edward M. Quinn, Secretary of the University

Edward M. Quinn received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service in 1973 and his law degree from Fordham University Law School in 1976. He has worked as a lawyer and attorney-administrator in the Office of Administrative Law for the State of New Jersey and as an attorney in the General Counsel’s Office of the United States Catholic Conference. Quinn joined Georgetown in 1991 as assistant university counsel. From May 1999 through July of 2000 he served as interim university counsel. He became secretary of the university in January 2000.

Contact Information

Office of the Secretary
37th and O Streets
205 Healy Hall
Washington, DC 20057
Phone: (202) 687-4134
Fax: (202) 687-6660
Email: quinne@georgetown.edu