Paul Kailiponi is a researcher with the ERGO project and doctoral student with the Operations and Information Management group. His research interests include applied quantitative research methods, econometrics, geographic information systems (GIS) and the application of these techniques to emergency management. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in International Economy from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He also holds a Master’s degree in International Development from the University of Pittsburgh.
During his study he has worked with the City of Pittsburgh Emergency Operations Center, the Pacific Disaster Center (Kihei, Hawaii), and the Ford Institute of Human Security (Pittsburgh, PA).