Paula Rector

Paula Rector 2017 AwardeePaula Rector, Senior Instructor in the Criminology Department, exemplifies ‘living the public affairs mission’ as an advocate and educator on the issues of Domestic Violence.  Her expertise in gender-based and family violence has led to innovative course development, student engagement, increased community resources and improved policy development.  Through student volunteerism and service-learning, students leave her classes empowered to make changes in their own lives and in their communities.

Pictured with MSU Governor, Ms. Beverly Miller and Student Governor, Tyree Davis IV.