Congratulations to PhD student Zhiling Wang on her new position as a tenure-track assistant professor at the Institute for Economic and Social Research at Jinan University in Guangzhou, China.

Zhiling is an alumna (2013) of the TI MPhil program and currently a PhD candidate at at the Department of Spatial Economics, VU University Amsterdam. During 2015 she was a visiting PhD student at the George Washington University, United States. Zhiling is writing a thesis on the topic of migration and social capital information and expect to defend her thesis later this year. Her supervisors are TI fellow Peter Nijkamp and Thomas de Graaff (both VU).