Zhang Jiayi

Ms Zhang Jiayi is a Research Assistant in the Society and Identity cluster at the Institute of Policy Studies.

She graduated with Bachelor degrees (Magna cum Laude) in Social Sciences and Economics from the Singapore Management University, where she received the Helen Chua Chin Xiang Best Senior Thesis Award in Sociology. Her thesis explored the socioeconomic factors that affect the educational performance of Malays in Singapore.

Her research interests include social stratification, education and gender.