Ph.D. French Studies, M.A. International Comparative Education, Stanford University, Maîtrise de Lettres Modernes, Université de Paris III. Professor Paoli held the position of Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Dickinson College (PA) 1996-2001, where he designed and directed a Francophone Africa Institute in Yaoundé, Cameroon in the summer of 1998. Dr. Paoli directed Dickinson in Toulouse, France 1999-2001. He also taught French at the University of Illinois at Chicago and at Stanford University.