Aleksandra Malinowska is a doctoral student in the Education Policy and Planning program in the Department of Educational Administration at the University of Texas at Austin. Malinowska’s interests include social and educational inequality, migrant education, education policy, and immigration policy. Malinowska works for the University of Texas Inequality Project concentrating on central and eastern Europe. She is also a research assistant for the Education Research Center and a graduate student trainee at the Population Research Center at the University of Texas Austin. Aleks is working on finishing her dissertation on post-secondary and labor outcomes for Texas migrant students. Prior to coming to UT, Malinowska received an M.A. degree from the University of California Santa Barbara in Global and International Studies and a B.S. degree in International Business Administration and Chinese Language and Literature from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.