Phone: (574) 631-8150
Evidence and Learning Director and Keough School Associate Professor of the Practice
Areas of Expertise: Development Effectiveness; Global Health; Monitoring & Evaluation; Pandemics
Paul Perrin leads the Pulte Institute's Evidence and Learning Division and is an international health, humanitarian, and development research and practice professional with over a decade of work experience in academic, government, and non-governmental settings. To date, his work has largely focused on supporting the conceptualization, design, implementation, analysis, and reporting on monitoring and evaluation and implementation science activities in resource-challenged environments. He has extensive experience in adult education and technical writing, including briefings for senior government officials, peer-reviewed publications, and technical reports.
Prior to joining the Pulte Institute, Perrin served as the director for monitoring, evaluation, accountability, and learning at Catholic Relief Services (CRS). He has also worked as senior technical advisor for health research and evaluation at CRS, and an information officer at the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance within the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). During his tenure at USAID, Perrin served as editor-in-chief for two of the office’s annual reports, an information coordinator for the Haiti earthquake response management team, and provided information support to the Europe, Middle East, and Central Asia team.
Perrin completed his P.h.D in international health at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, with a certificate in humanitarian assistance. He also holds a master's in public health and a bachelor's of arts in linguistics from Brigham Young University.