Bio: After graduating from PSJA North High School in 2012, Paulino attended Texas A&M University at College Station. He then went on to acquire a Master’s degree from Texas A&M University at College Station as well, focusing on microbiology and genomics. During his time as researcher at Texas A&M, he mentored many undergraduates in navigating life as a student researcher. Currently, he is pursuing a PhD in Integrated Biomedical Sciences at University of Texas Health at San Antonio, where he studies Alzheimer’s Disease and is supported by an Initiative on Maximizing Student Development grant.
Mentoring interests: College transition, undergraduate research, interest in graduate school in life sciences