Experts & Staff
Editor and Publications Manager
Lauren Shaw is Editor and Publications Manager at the Migration Policy Institute, and is responsible for editing most MPI research publications.
Prior to joining MPI, Ms. Shaw worked at Brookings Executive Education, the educational branch of the Brookings Institution, and at the German Historical Institute as part of the research group “Transatlantic Perspectives: Europe in the Eyes of European Immigrants to the United States.” In the latter position, she provided research and editorial support while also managing the project website. She has also taught English as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Austria and as a volunteer English as a Second Language (ESL) instructor for adult learners in Northern Virginia.
Ms. Shaw recently completed a master’s degree in global migration at University College London, where her research focused on multilingualism and second language learning among child and youth migrants. She holds a bachelor’s degree in German studies and international relations from the College of William and Mary.