Paul Matthews

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Dr. Paul Matthews is the Associate Director of the University of Georgia Office of Service-Learning (OSL), where he helps support faculty members, students, and community partners in applying academic skills and knowledge to address community needs and enhance student learning. Paul holds two degrees from the University of Georgia—a Ph.D. in language education and an A.B. in Area Studies—as well as an M.A. in Latin American Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. Previously a faculty member in Romance Languages and the College of Education at UGA, he was the Office of Service-Learning's Assistant Director from 2010 to 2015.


Office of Service-Learning


Service-learning impacts and outcomes; tutoring; scholarship of teaching and learning.

Involvement in Watershed UGA

Contact person for incorporating academic service-learning into coursework; member of the Watershed UGA steering committee.

Courses incorporating Watershed UGA

I hope to incorporate the program into the Spring 2016 graduate course, GRSC 7870S, Service-Learning Course Design.

Collaboration with other faculty

I am happy to consult and brainstorm about how to effectively incorporate service-learning into academic coursework!

I am willing to mentor CURO projects

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