Associate professor at University of Maine, Orono, Maine
Paula Mirk, of Rockport, Maine, is director of education with the Institute for Global Ethics, which she joined in 1996. She has headed various research efforts, including the Schools of Integrity project and the Ethical Literacy Learning Community. She had a variety of teaching experiences prior to joining the institute, including adult immigrant populations, business leaders and public school students. Her work in ethics has taken her into hundreds of schools across the country.