Paolo joined the ISSS team in November of 2011. He serves as the coordinator for incoming visiting and exchange student programs, as the point person for the Foreign Fulbright Student Programs at the UO as well as an international student advisor. Raised in Italy in a mixed Filipino and Piedmontese family, he has "international" encoded in his DNA. Paolo has also lived in Japan and Germany, travelled to 35 countries, and simply loves meeting people from all over the world to hear their stories. Paolo obtained a B.A. in Political Science and in French Literature from UCLA and an M.P.A. from CSULB.