PJ Houston

PJ Houston

PJ Houston

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Community Corrections, Treatment Courts, Probation, Re-entry, Program Evaluation

Paul (PJ) Houston is an M.A. student in the Department of Criminology, Law and Society and a Graduate Teaching Assistant at George Mason University. PJ graduated from Roanoke College in 2020 with a B.A. in Criminal Justice and minor in Spanish. During his undergraduate studies, he interned as a full-time case manager for Offender Aid and Restoration in Arlington, VA and completed a separate internship with District 15 probation in Roanoke, VA. At Mason, PJ is the Master's representative of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity committee and is also a research assistant with the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence.    

Selected Publications

Davis, L., Houston, P., & Rudes, D.  Probation Officers, Discretion, and Participatory Management. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology.

Education

B.A. in Criminal Justice from Roanoke College