Esther Fernández Mostaza


PhD in Sociology (1996) from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, ​​and a Degree in Sociology (1990) and Information Sciences (1987) from the same university. She has completed post-doctoral research at universities in Finland, the Netherlands and Italy. She has been a tenured professor since 2002 at the UAB.

She combines teaching with management tasks within the Faculty of Political Science and Sociology, being Vice Dean of Academic Organization (2009-2012), Coordinator of Degree Programs (2012-2018), and she is currently Director of the Department of Sociology of the Faculty.


Contributions

2018 (with W. Muñoz) “A Cristo Moreno in Barcelona: The staging of identity-base unity and difference in the preocession of the Lord of Miracles”. Religions. 

2018 (with D. Murcia) “La representación de la sordedad tomando como agente de socialización el propio cuerpo y la confesión religiosa”. Salud Colectiva. DOI: 10.18294/sc.2018.1520

2012. (with C. Fons Duocastella) ”Mirar enlaire”. Per a una anàlisi del tractament de la diversitat religiosa als llibres de text de l’assignatura de Religió Catòlica a l’ESO. Diàlegs. 

2009. (with G. García-Romeral Moreno and C. Fons Duocastella). “Navigating religious boundaries at school: from legitimate to specious religious questions.” Mediterranean Journal of Educational Studies. ISSN 1024-5375

2006. (with M. Elias; R. Merino; G. Sala; M. García; H. Troiano) “Evaluando los ECTS en la sociología de la educación de los currícumuls de magisterio”. Revista Interunivesitaria de Formación del Profesorado. ISSN 0213-8646

 


Areas of interest

Expressions of Catholic religiosity

Religious pluralism

Socialization processes

New spiritualties


Teaching

Responsable of the area of Knowledge Sociology in Sociologya BA UAB.

Teacher of the Religion area in MA Social policy, work and welfare in Sociology Department UAB.


Activities

Member of LASA, Latin American Studies Association: https://lasa.international.pitt.edu/esp/

Coordinator of  Grupo de Trabajo Virtual: Imágenes, metáforas y símbolos en torno a las creencias sobre el no nacido en iberoamérica. ACSRM – Asociación de Cientistas Sociales de la Religión del MERCOSUR