Vice-President (Regional Campuses and Estates & Infrastructure)

VP - RC and E&I



Welcome to the Office of the Vice-President (RC and E&I)

Dr Giulio Masasso Paunga is the Vice-President—Regional Campuses and Estates & Infrastructure.

Dr Paunga is a Tongan national with extensive experience of working in the region. He holds a PhD and MA (Economics) from the University of Daito Bunka in Tokyo, Japan, and a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from Wesleyan University, Connecticut, U.S.A.

Dr Paunga was also a Cabinet Minister for the late King Taufa’ahau Tupou IV as Minister for Labour and Commerce, Industries and Tourism. 

Dr Paunga comes with a strong background in trade negotiations, diplomacy, economic development and financing education. He joined the University in 2011 as a Senior Fellow in Education Financing in the Institute of Education, located at USP Tonga Campus.


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Office of the Vice-President (Regional Campuses and Estates & Infrastructure)
The University of the South Pacific
Laucala Campus, Suva, Fiji
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