CV

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths University of London, 2019 (pass without corrections)

M.A., Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths University of London, 2011 (Distinction)

B.S.c., Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 2008 (First-class)

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS 

  • Visiting Fellow Gender Studies Institute, University Carlos III of Madrid, December 2020 - June 2021

  • Research Associate Genetics, Law and Society, The Oxford Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, The University of Oxford, 2020

  • Associate Lecturer 'Embodiment and Experience', Department of Media, Communications, and Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths, 2019-2020

  • Wellcome Trust Research Associate 'Following the life of a research institute: a biography of the Francis Crick', Science, Technology, Innovation Studies, The University of Edinburgh, 2016-2017

  • Associate Lecturer 'Culture and Cultural Studies', Department of Media, Communications, and Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths 2015-2016​​

  • Associate Lecturer 'Embodiment and Experience', Department of Media, Communications, and Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths , 2014-2015​

AWARDS

  • ‘EcoSocieties Research Fund’, The University of Nottingham (UK), 2020

  • ‘Shared Futures: Codeveloping Medical Humanities in China and the UK’, Wellcome Trust (UK), 2019 (not accepted)

  • 'la Caixa' Foundation Posgratduate Fellowship (ES), 2013-2015

  • National Science Foundation (US), 2015

  • COST Action IS1001 (BE), 2014

  • Sao Paulo Research Foundation (BR), 2014

  • Goldsmiths Graduate School Funding (UK), 2013

  • Butler-Eyles Grant (UK), 2013

PUBLICATIONS


SELECTED CONFERENCE PAPERS

  • 20 años de la Declaración de Budapest sobre la Ciencia y el uso del saber científico, Semana de la Ciencia y la innovación, Fundación para el Conocimiento, Comunidad de Madrid, November 11, 2020

  • The microbiomisation of race: (individual) capital, food cultures and microbial embodiment, 4SEASST Joint Meeting, Prague, August 18 – 21, 2020.

  • Enabling a ‘microbiology multiple’: microbes, embodiment, and (bio)inequalities, Social Theory and AMR, Durham University, November 14, 2019.

  • Feminist para-ethnographies: attuning ‘matters of fact’ and ‘matters of concern’, Fresh Perspectives: Social Research on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), The British Academy, London, September 10, 2018.

  • Finding a place in science: the role of institutional configurations in the formation of scientific identity (co-author Niki Vermeulen) EASST 2018, Lancaster University, Lancaster, July 25-28, 2018.

  • AMR as a sustainable development challenge in low- and middle-income countries, University of Nottingham, June 27, 2017.

  • Interdisciplinary Research & Antimicrobial Resistance Workshop, University of Bristol and ESRC,Engineer's House, Bristol, March 2-3, 2017.

  • The 'second genome': individualisation, innovation and inequalities in microbiome science, 4S/EASST Joint Meeting, Barcelona, August 31- September 3, 2016.

  • Ambivalent solutions to antimicrobial resistance, The Constructing of Antimicrobial Resistance: A Workshop, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Wellcome Trust, Latimer Place, Chesham, August 3, 2016.

  • Impacted Immunities: Anthropocene bodies and environments in microbiome research, Resistant Matter: Histories, Politics, and Science of Multispecies Entanglements panel. Society for the Social Studies of Science (4S), Denver, November 11-14, 2015

  • Bio-objects Meet Multispecies Ethnography workshop, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Anthropology, Boston, October 30, 2015

  • Doing Justice to Figures Symposium, London School of Economics (LSE), London, June 19, 2015

  • Attuning to 'Data Double' panel, Transmediale 2015 Capture All, House of World Cultures, Berlin, January 28 - February 1, 2015

  • A Cartography of the Immune System: Montagu and the Microbiome, London Conference in Critical Thought, Goldsmiths, June 27-28, 2014


OTHER OUTPUTS

  • Panel co-organiser 'Ways of Healing: Exploring non-Biomedical Cures as Emancipatory and Biopolitical Knowledge-Practices' 4S, 6-9 October 2021

  • Referee/Reviewer Science as Culture, Body & Society; Theory, Culture & Society

  • External expert European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST)

  • Participant Asian Culture Center (ACC) ACT Festival ‘FoodHack’, Asian Cultural Centre, Gwangju

  • (South Korea), May - June, 2019

  • Participant National Center for Research Methods (NCRM) ‘Emotions in Research’, London School of Economics (LSE), September 16, 2019

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