Received: 2 October 2017
Accepted: 8 March 2018
First Online: 17 April 2018
: Nina Michalikova received her Master’s degree in Journalism from Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia, in 2003 and a Ph.D. in sociology from Texas Woman’s University in 2013. She is currently Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Central Oklahoma. Her research has included an examination of different forms of social inequality; specifically several important themes relevant to race, ethnicity, and immigration, including racial and ethnic relations, formation of racial and ethnic identities, immigrant adaptation, and transnationalism. Two of her studies, coauthored with Dr. Philip Yang, were recently published in theJournal of International Migration and IntegrationandEthnic Studies Review.Her bookNew Eastern European Immigrants in the United Stateswas published by Palgrave Macmillan in March 2017. She is currently working on a book project, co-authored with Dr. Karel Kalaw, entitledMigration and Adaptation: Spouses of Undocumented Immigrants. The study will be published by Routledge in 2019.
: The author declares that she has no competing interests.
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