Team

Members

Associated researchers:

  • Fons Renaudon, Virginia (Profesora Titular, UAB)
  • Bretones Peregrina, Eva (Investigadora, Laboratorio de Educación Social, UOC)
  • Casado i Aijón, Irina (Profesora Asociada, Departamento de Antropología, UAB)
  • García García, Beatriz (Investigadora, Departamento de Antropología, UAB)
  • Lorite García, Nicolás (Profesor Titular, Departamento de Publicidad, Relaciones Públicas y Comunicación Audiovisual, UAB)
  • Patraca Dibildox, Beatriz (Profesora Asociada UAB)
  • Sanjuán Núñez, Lucía (Profesora Asociada, UAB)
  • Soto, Pepi (Profesora Titular, UAB)
  • Valdés Gázquez, María (Profesora Titular, UAB)

Current PhD candidates:

  • Jorge Moreira Peña (fifth year), predoctoral grant ANID, Anna Piella.
  • Sigrun Valsdóttir (fifth year – on leave due to illness), doctoral grant of the University of Iceland, international joint doctorate, Miranda Lubbers & Kirsten Loftsdóttir (University of Iceland)
  • Raphael Cantillana Barañados (fourth year), predoctoral grant ANID, José Luis Molina.
  • Angelina Kussy (fourth year), predoctoral grant AGAUR-FI, José Luis Molina.
  • Lara Desiree Brinker (third year), Miranda Lubbers
  • Julie Green (third year), Miranda Lubbers
  • Karla Nahuelpán Sánchez (third year), predoctoral grant ANID, Miranda Lubbers.
  • Victor Villegas (second year), Jordi Grau Rebollo.
  • Clara Guzman Villaboy (second year), Jordi Grau Rebollo and Anna Piella.
  • Maria Camila García Yepes (second year), Anna Piella and Jordi Grau Rebollo.
  • Agnieszka Niemczyk (first year), Hugo Valenzuela-García.
  • Miroslav Pulgar (first year), Silvia Gómez Mestres, José Luis Molina.

In addition, three PhD students with backgrounds in political sciences (Switzerland), computational social sciences (China and Sweden) and computational sciences (the Netherlands) have recently been selected for the ERC grant and will have fully funded positions in the project for four years each as of July or September 2022.

Postdoctoral fellows:

  • Michał Bojanowski (Abril 2022 – Abril 2026). Postdoctoral fellow hired for 4 years full-time in the ERC Advanced Grant project PATCHWORK.
  • Alejandro Ciordia (Nov. 2021 – Nov. 2024). Postdoctoral fellow hired for 3 years full-time in the Volkswagen Foundation project INCLUSIVITY.
  • Renáta Hosnedlová (2017-2018). Juan de la Cierva Postdoctoral Fellowship (left in 2018 due to the possibility of tenure in France).

In addition, a postdoc with an analytical sociology background (Korea and US) has recently been selected and will have a four-year position.

Visiting postdoctoral fellows:

  • Ariana Garrote Hammer. Early Postdoctoral Mobility fellow, Swiss National Science Foundation. “Dynamics of social relationships within an international school” (Sept. 2017- Aug. 2018).
  • Laure Sandoz. Postdoctoral researcher, Institut de Geógraphie, Université de Neuchâtel, Switzerland (July-October 2019).
  • Konýa, Hanna. Postdoctoral researcher, Corvinus University, Hungary (November 2017 - May 2018).
  • Smietniansky, Silvina. Postdoctoral researcher. Centro de Estudios en Historia, Cultura y Memoria (CEHCMe-UNQ CONICET/ Universidad Nacional de Quilmes; Argentina (September - November 2017)

Visiting Master and PhD candidates:

  • Alexi Quintana. PhD Candidate, Network Science Institute, Northeastern University, US (January 2022-September 2022).
  • Livia Tomás. PhD Candidate (Project IP33 of the NCCR – On the Move), Institute of Sociology, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland (October 2021 – March 2022).
  • Cristina Herraiz Lizán (PhD Candidate, Desarrollo Local y Cooperación Internacional, University of Valencia (October 2018- July 2019).
  • Agnese Capurri. Master student (Sociology), University of Trento, Italy (April 2022 – July 2022).
  • Francesca Gori. PhD Candidate, en Economics and Food Policies, University of Bolonia (May 2022 – October 2022).

Former visiting scholars:

  • Mara Lin Visser (investigadora i cineasta independient, Holanda). Octubre 2018 - Setembre 2019.
  • Pedro Arturo Gómez (Argentina) September 2019 - October 2019
  • Luis Martínez-Chàfer (researcher from the Universitat Jaume I). December 2018 - January 2019.
  • Herraiz, Cristina (Universitat Jaume I)
  • Konýa, Hanna (Corvinus University) October 2017 - May 2018
  • Coradini, Lisabete (Department of Anthropology of the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil) September 2017 - July 2018
  • Garrote, Ariana (Postdoctoral grant holder of the Swiss National Science Foundation) - September 2017 - August 2018
  • Álvarez Plaza, Consuelo (Universidad Complutense Madrid)
  • Smietniansky, Silvina (Centro de Estudios en Historia, Cultura y Memoria (CEHCMe-UNQ CONICET/ Universidad Nacional de Quilmes; CONICET Argentina) September - November 2017
  • Keck, Max (Doctoral student of the Institute for Sociology of the University of Münster, Germany)
  • Reynoso, Jorgelina  (ENAH, Mexico D.F.)
  • Suiu, Adriana (Universitat Jaume I, Castelló & Universitatea de Vest – Timișoara, Romania) Predoctoral visiting researcher, 2016-2017
  • López García, Juan Carlos (UNAM, Mexico), 2015
  • Aguiar, Lisi (Universidade Federal Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
  • Díaz Cruz Rodrigo (Department of Anthropology, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico). Visiting researcher, 2004 and 2015-16 (sabbatical) 
  • Martínez, Julieta (Universidad Autónoma de México, Mexico). Predoctoral research visit; research grant CONACYT, 2015-16
  • Oliver, Daniela (UAM, Mexico)
  • Camacho, Karla (UAM, Mexico)
  • Álex Damasceno (Universidade Federal Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil). Predoctoral visiting researcher, 2014-2015. Fellowship CAPES
  • María Eugenia Santana Echeagaray (Universidad Autónoma de Chiapas, Mexico). Invited visiting researcher, 2014. Scholarship CONACYT
  • Travancas, Isabel (Universidade Federal de Rio de Janeiro, Brasil). Visiting researcher, 2013
  • Enríquez Santamaría, Roberto (Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mèxic). Predoctoral visiting researcher, 2013.
  • Ribeiro, Filipa (Universidade de Porto, Portugal). Predoctoral visiting researcher, 2013
  • Besserer, Federico (Department of Anthropology, Universidad Nacional Autònoma de México, Mexico). Visiting researcher, 2013
  • Rayas, Lucía (Universidad de California, Mexico). Visiting researcher, 2012
  • da Cunha, Tiago Augusto (Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil). Predoctoral visiting researcher, 2012
  • Lagarde, Margarita (Department of Neurobiology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Mexico). Visiting researcher, 2010
  • Aguirre Vidal, Gladis (Department of Social Anthropology of the University of Stockholm, Sweden). Visiting predoctoral researcher, 2010
  • St. Jacques, Ermitte (Department of Social Anthropology, University of Florida, USA); visiting researcher, 2010.
  • Kónya, Hanna (Cornivus University of Budapest, Hungría); predoctoral visiting researcher 2007-2008
  • McCarty, Christopher (Survey Director, University of Florida Survey Research Center, and Associate Professor, Department of Social Anthropology, University of Florida). Invited visiting researcher, 2007.
  • Lerner, Jürgen (Department of Computer & Information Science, University of Konstanz, Germany). Visiting researcher, 2006.
  • Nivón Bolán, Eduardo (Department of Anthropology, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico). Visiting researcher, 2006.

Former collaborators:

  • Lobato Rodríguez, Marta (Doctoral Fellowship Fundació La Caixa, UAB)
  • Hosnedlová, Renáta (Juan de la Cierva Postdoctoral Researcher, UAB), until September 2018
  • Aguilar, Claudia, until 2012
  • Indurain, Gustavo, until 2013
  • Puig Artigas, Ivone, until 2013
  • Torrens Arnal, Miriam, until 2016
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