I am Assistant Professor of Sociology at Trinity College Dublin. My main research areas include Family SociologyandSocial Stratification.I studied Sociology, Demography and Quantitative Methods at Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona (MSc, PhD), complemented with doctoral training at Oxford and the University of Essex. I have been a post-doctoral researcherat the University of Amsterdam and European University Institute, as well as visiting scholarat New York University, University College London, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) in Paris, Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy (CSB) in Antwerp, and the Centre for Demographic Studies (CED) in Barcelona.
Currently, I am (co)PI or leading partner of various international projectsfunded by the European Commission and Irish Research Council, among other scientific funding bodies. My research has been published at journals like the European Sociological Review, Journal of Marriage and Family, Social Science Research, Demographic Research, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, and Journal of Child and Family Studies.