Paul is a co-founder of Robot Rebuilt. He is a developer for the ICUB project, a team leader at the Italian Institute of Technology, and was formerly a postdoctoral lecturer at the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL).
Paul has a background in artificial intelligence, robotics, and engineering, with a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from MIT, and a BEng in Computer Engineering from the University of Limerick, Ireland. He has worked as a software engineer in the fields of robotics, process control and automation, and static verification. He is a regular instructor at the Veni Vidi Vici humanoid robotics summer schools.
Paul grew up on a small farm in Ireland. There were goats involved. He now lives in Montclair, New Jersey. There are fewer goats involved.