Paula deWitte

Associate Professor of Practice

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Office: 206 HRBB

Research Interests

  • Policy, Law, and Ethics in Cybersecurity 

  •  Incident Response in Cyber Attacks on Industrial Control Systems

  • Artificial Intelligence Applications in Legal and Compliance

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Alumna, Department of Mathematics, College of Science, Purdue University, 2015


  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Texas A&M University
  • M.S., Education, Purdue University
  • B.S., Mathematics, Purdue University

Selected Publications

William Glenn and Paula deWitte, "Prepare to be Boarded: The New Practical Paradigm for Security Assets” Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, Point Clear, AL, June 2015.

William Piatt and Paula deWitte, “Loose Lips Sink Attorney-Client Ships: Unintended Technological Disclosure of Confidential Communications,” St. Mary’s Law Journal, Vol. 39, No. 4, 781-818

Richard Mayer and Paula deWitte, "Delivering Results: Evolving BPR from Art to Engineering,"published in Business Process Engineering: Advancing the State of the Art, Kluwer Publishers, 1999.

“Developing an Operational Framework for Integrated System Security,” Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS) Seminar, Purdue University, November 1, 2006.

:There's a Stranger in the House: How to Protect Your Privacy in This Age of Cyberterrorism,” Integrative Center for Homeland Security, Texas A&M University, April 4, 2006.