Vince Wang

Vince Wang is a research manager at Grounded Solutions, a housing non-profit organization. His research focuses on evaluating affordable housing policies and programs, geography of inequality  and residential mobility. Before, he conducted research at the Shimberg Center for Housing Studies at University of Florida in Gainesville on  poverty dispersal housing programs and how they collectively affect the prospects of publicly subsidized low-income households. He developed an Opportunity Housing Locator to help families with rental vouchers find affordable housing in opportunity-rich neighborhoods.

Wang has worked on several U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grant projects, and his work has won awards from the Florida Planning and Zoning Association and the Florida Chapter of the American Planning Association. He has a Ph.D. in Urban and Regional Planning from University of Florida in Gainesville.

Vince Wang

Postdoctoral Researcher at the Shimberg Center for Housing Studies at University of Florida in Gainesville

Areas of Expertise: Land Use Modeling, Housing Policy and Evaluation, Transportation Planning

Location: Camas, WA

Contact Information:

Email:  vwang@groundedsolutions.org
Phone: 352-3285160
Phone (office): 503-493-1000 ext. 21
Twitter: @VinceWRN

Heard in Lecture at the University of Florida: Evolution Of The Housing Choice Voucher Program

Added September 2015

Last updated January 2021.