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Jeffrey J. Pauls, Ph.D.

Associate Scholar

Jeff has served the Vitae Foundation in various roles since 2014.  In his current role as education and research director, he has helped lead Vitae’s seventh major Right Brain research project which focused on women’s health and the Planned Parenthood brand.  This study continues to inform the development of Vitae media and messaging, with the results being disseminated widely across the country.  Dr. Pauls writes and speaks about Vitae’s Right Brain research to pro-life audiences and the culture-at-large.  He spent most of his career in education and has taught and coached students from 5th grade through post-graduate.  He earned his B.A. in history from Truman State University in 1998, M.A. in educational administration from Lindenwood University in 2005, and Ph.D. in education in 2014 from the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

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    First published: February 2019 Last updated: May 16, 2022   To view this fact sheet as a PDF, see: Fact Sheet: Questions and Answers on Late-Term Abortion   What is a Late-Term Abortion?   “Late-term” abortion is an imprecise term, but under any “formal” definition offered or as accepted by the public at large late-term […]