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Can Ethics Be Taught?

Gary Pavela, University of Maryland, College Park



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About the Speaker

Gary Pavela is Director of Judicial Programs and Student Ethical Development at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is also the editor of the national, quarterly Synthesis: Law and Policy in Higher Education as well as its sister publication, Synfax Weekly Report — publications to which over 1,100 colleges and universities in the United States and Canada subscribe.

He holds an M.A. in intellectual history from Wesleyan University, a law degree from the University of Illinois, and has been a Fellow at the University of Wisconsin Center for Behavioral Science and Law.

Pavela worked as a staff attorney for the State University of New York — Central Administration, was a law clerk to the late Chief Judge Alfred P. Murrah of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, and served as a faculty member for the Federal Judicial Center in Washington, D.C. (the training arm of the United States Courts).

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