About

Narintohn Luangrath is a graduate student at the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, where she is a Clarendon Scholar and a member of St. Antony’s College.

Most recently, Narintohn served as Special Assistant to the Commissioner at the Baltimore City Health Department. Previously, Narintohn was a Fulbright-Schuman Grantee and Visiting Research Fellow at Migration Policy Institute Europe (MPI Europe) in Brussels, Belgium. Her Fulbright project examined the role of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in supporting the job readiness and labor market integration of refugees in Sweden and Germany.

Prior to her time in Europe, Narintohn lived in Washington, D.C., where she was a Truman-Albright Fellow in the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Her evaluation portfolio included Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) and other economic self-sufficiency programs. While in Washington, Narintohn also served as Scholar-in-Residence at the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation.

Additionally, Narintohn’s research, advocacy work, and leadership potential surrounding refugee and asylum policy has been recognized by the U.S. Mission to the European Union, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, and the Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies, among others.

Narintohn earned her B.A. from Boston College in 2014, where she was a Truman Scholar. She can be contacted at narintohn.luangrath@qeh.ox.ac.uk.