Jude Paul Matias Dizon is a PhD student in the Urban Education Policy program at the University of Southern California. During his career in higher education, Jude Paul has worked in various capacities advising college students from nondominant communities, managing leadership and social justice education programs, and teaching courses in Asian American Studies. In 2008, Jude Paul participated in the YP4 Fellowship. Jude Paul holds a master’s degree in higher education and student affairs from the University of Vermont, and a bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley.