AFIN

AFIN is a Research Group doing interdisciplinary, inter-universitary and international research in social sciences, humanities and health sciences.

AFIN-UAB Members

Ana Cerezuela

Ana Cerezuela,
Master in Anthropological Research, social anthropologist and pre-doctoral researcher at AFIN Research Group and Outreach Center

ana.cerezuela@uab.cat
orcig.org/0000-0002-4680-6312

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • anthropology of health
  • gender
  • kinship
  • reproductive justice

Alexandra Desy

Alexandra Desy, Máster en Antropología Social y Doctoranda en Antropología Social y Cultural en la Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona con una beca de Doctorado Industrial. Miembro de AFIN desde 2019 y asociada a la spin-off INARI Global Social Action S.L.

alexandra.desy@uab.cat
orcid.org/0000-0003-3414-5606

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • assisted human reproduction
  • cross-border reproductive travel
  • sexual and reproductive health
  • gestational losses
  • anthropology of health
  • anthropology of reproduction

Hannah Gibson

Hannah Gibson, PhD.
Cultural anthropologist, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow and member of the AFIN Research Group and Outreach Centre.

hannahgrace.gibson@uab.cat
orcig.org/0000-0003-0752-0968

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • anthropology of reproduction
  • critical disability studies
  • reproductive justice
  • surrogacy
  • reproductive autonomy and control

Paula Martone Montero

MSc Paula Martone, Phd Candidate at AFIN Research Group and Outreach Centre

paula.martone@uab.cat
orcid.org/0009-0005-4121-726X

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • human reproduction
  • gender
  • anthropology of health
  • artificial placenta

Marisela Montenegro

Lecturer Marisela Montenegro,
member of the AFIN group and teacher in the Department of Social Psychology at the UAB.

marisela.montenegro@uab.cat
orcig.org/0000-0001-7382-9256

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • critical analysis of social work
  • social movements
  • collective memory
  • feminist and decolonial perspectives

Irene Salvo

Dr. Irene Salvo Agoglia.
Marie Curie Fellowship, AFIN Research Group and Outreach Centre/Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology (UAB)

irene.salvo@uab.cat
orcig.org/0000-0002-5879-5446

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • childhood studies
  • family studies
  • adoption research
  • narrative, participative and art-based research

Laura Sanmiquel

Doctor Laura Sanmiquel Molinero,
member of AFIN Research Group and Outreach Centre, member of the Department of Social Psychology of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

laura.sanmiquel@uab.cat
orcig.org/0000-0001-7879-7847

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • disability
  • intersectionality

Carla Villalta

PhD in Social Anthropology

Independent Researcher at the Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina. Adjunct Professor at the University of Buenos Aires. Coordinator of the Bureaucracies, Kinship, Rights and Childhood Research Team of the Political and Legal Anthropology Programme, Institute of Anthropological Sciences, Faculty of Philosophy and Literature, University of Buenos Aires.

carlavillalta@gmail.com
orcig.org/0000-0003-4252-530X

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • political and legal anthropology
  • justice
  • children and families
  • human rights
  • adoption
  • appropriation of children

Giulia Colavolpe

Giulia Colavolpe Severi, PhD candidate, AFIN Research Group and Outreach Centre.

giulia.colavolpeseveri@uab.cat
orcid.org/0000-0002-0723-709X

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • human reproduction
  • biomedical science and technology
  • pregnancy

Zenaida- Maria Andreica-Gheorghe

PhD Candidate Zenaida- Maria Andreica-Gheorghe , AFIN Research Group and SexAFIN project.

zenaida.andreica@uab.cat
orcig.org/0000-0001-6340-0843

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • sexuality
  • media
  • infancy
  • teenagers
  • technology

Diana Marre

Professor Doctor Diana Marre,
AFIN Research Group and Outreach Centre Director and Professor of Anthropology of Gender

diana.marre@uab.cat
orcig.org/0000-0003-2852-3762

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • human reproduction
  • gender
  • anthropology of health
  • grief

Lynne McIntyre

Lynne McIntyre, MSW, MA,
Doctoral Candidate with the AFIN Research Group and perinatal psychotherapist, consultant, and trainer

lynne@lynnemcintyre.com
orcig.org/0000-0002-9228-5802

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • reproductive mental health
  • grief
  • rituals
  • gestational losses

Anna Molas

Anna Molas, PhD.
Juan de la Cierva Fellow at the AFIN research group (Autonomous University of Barcelona)

anna.molas@uab.cat
orcid.org/0000-0001-7799-3758

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • reproductive bioeconomies
  • biotechnologies
  • reproductive health
  • science and technology studies

Carolina Remoini

Doctor Carolina Remorini,
Postdoctoral Researcher, AFIN Research Group and Outreach Centre Teacher at Departament of Social and Cultural Anthropology

carolina.remorini@uab.cat
orcid.org/0000-0003-0806-8635

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • child development
  • child raising
  • mother-child health
  • human reproduction
  • gender
  • health and environment

Beatriz San Román

Beatriz San Román,
member of AFIN Group and lecturer in the Department of Social Psychology at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

beatriz.sanroman@uab.cat
0000-0002-9888-9367

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • gender
  • queer studies
  • human reproduction
  • families and childhoods

AFIN NETWORK

Lucía Ariza

Dra. Lucía Ariza
Instituto de Investigaciones Gino Germani, UBA
Investigadora Asistente, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET) – Argentina

lucia.ariza@gmail.com
orcig.org/0000-0002-7587-7021

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • assisted reproduction
  • gender and technology
  • vaccine hesitancy
  • alternative medicines

Virginie Córdoba-Wolff

Virginie Córdoba-Wolff, PhD, lecturer in sociology of health, editor-in-chief of the Revue des sciences sociales and counsellor

vi.wolff@unistra.fr
orcig.org/0009-0008-6132-2368

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • sociology and anthropology of health
  • food & eating
  • human reproduction

Soledad Gesteira

Doctora Soledad Gesteira.
Investigadora Adjunta del Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (Argentina) y del Instituto de Ciencias Antropológicas de la Universidad de Buenos Aires.

soledadgesteira@gmail.com
orcig.org/0000-0003-1253-5902

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • political and legal anthropology
  • right to identity
  • search for origins
  • appropriation of children

Fernanda Cruz Rifiotis

Investigadora Fernanda Cruz Rifiotis,
becaria postdoctoral de la EHESS-Marsella (Francia) y coordinadora de la Red Internacional de Investigación sobre Familia y Parentesco – Rede Anthera (Brasil).

frifiotis@gmail.com
orcig.org/0000-0002-7307-2254

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • kinship and family
  • adoptions
  • protection of children and youth and motherhood

María Romeu

Maria Romeu Labayen,
Mental Health Nurse and AFIN researcher.

maria.romeu1@gmail.com
0000-0001-9482-9474

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • therapeutic relationship
  • sever mental illness
  • sexual and reproductive health

Mariana Campos Lichtsztejn

Mariana Campos Lichtsztejn, doctoranda AFIN-UAB.

mariana.campos.lichtsztejn@uab.cat

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • reproductive health
  • genre
  • health anthropology

Hugo Gaggiotti

Professor Hugo Gaggiotti
PhD (Mgmt), PhD (Anthro), MRes
University of the West of England, Bristol

hugo.gaggiotti@uwe.ac.uk
orcig.org/0000-0002-7892-1649

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • vulnerability and gender
  • organizational ethnography
  • profesional working cultures
  • transnacional working mobilities

Paola Galbany

Dra. Paola Galbany Estragués
Associate Professor Faculty of Nursing, University of Barcelona
Member of the AFIN Research Group and Outreach Center, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona.

pgalbanye@ub.edu
orcig.org/0000-0003-3775-1695
scopus.com/56274344900

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • well-being of health professionals
  • nursing migrations
  • working conditions
  • workforce
  • job insecurity
  • gender
  • history of nursing

Elisa Llurba

Elisa Llurba i Olivé.
Directora del Servei d’Obstetrícia i Ginecologia
Professora Associada de la Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Institut d’Investigació Biomèdica Sant Pau – IIB Sant Pau

ellurba@santpau.cat
orcid.org/0000-0003-4048-6407

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • maternal-fetal medicine
  • preeclampsia
  • gender medicine and menopause

Anna Paula Uziel

Anna Paula Uziel,
Professor at Rio de Janeiro State University

uzielap@gmail.com
0000-0001-7807-3910

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • juridical psychology
  • sexuality
  • gender
  • human reproduction
  • family