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Paula Moore

Contributing Faculty

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Barbara Solomon School of Social Work

Degree Program Master of Social Work (MSW)

Dr. Moore served 25 years in leadership positions at New York City Administration for Children's Services (ACS) where dynamic city government leaders mentored her as well as guided her to implement challenging projects. She was devoted to managing projects working closely with ACS senior management to develop, organize and implement citywide initiatives to improve outcomes for families and children. Dr. Moore is a graduate of Walden University with a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit Management and Leadership. Dr. Moore holds a Master's in Social Work from Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College and a Master's of Science in Urban Affairs from Hunter College. She began her Adjunct career in 2012 teaching Research Methods in Human Service Planning department and working with the committee as an Academic Advisor to approve Master Thesis in Human Services. She taught Community Organizing Planning and Development I and II in a Master's of Social Work program in New York City.


PhD, Walden University

MSW, Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work - New York, NY United States

MS, Hunter College - New York, NY United States

Public Service

United States Senate Election, Volunteer - Englewood, NJ United States

Awards / Honors

State and General Assembly Citation, 2018

The Municipal Council of the City of Paterson, New Jersey, The National Action Network NJ Chapters, 2018

The City of Paterson Office of the Mayor Certificate, 2018

2018 Outstanding Alumni Award, Walden University Alumni Association, 2018

Certificate of Participation, Soundview Community Partnership Program & Administration for Children's Services, 2018

Twenty-five Years of Service, The City of New York Administration for Children's Services, 2015

Proclamation from the City of New York Council, Northeast Queens Community Partnership, 2006

Staff Recognition of Excellence, The City of New York Administration for Children's Services, 1997


Moore, P. Government and Partnerships: Using a Mixed-Methods Analysis to Evaluate a Workforce Investment Board Collaboration. Sage Research Methods Cases.


Moore, P. (2017). Intellectual Skills Approach to Research Methods. Boricua College.