Vince Wang

Vince Wang conducts research at the Shimberg Center for Housing Studies at University of Florida in Gainesville. Wang’s research focuses on the geography of inequality and opportunity in distressed neighborhoods, specifically on examining the causes of segregation, poverty dispersal housing programs, and how they collectively affect the prospects of publicly subsidized low-income households. He is currently developing 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.

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: Gainesville, FL

Contact Information:

Email: wrnvince@ufl.edu
Phone: 352-3285160
Twitter: @VinceWRN

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

Added September 2015

Last Verified: September 2015