Rosa Martínez

PhD candidate at the Department of Sociology of the UAB and member of the ISOR research group. After obtaining the FPU scholarship (FPU2016), she carries out her thesis within the framework of the I+D project on Islam, gender and public space, directed by Dr. Avi Astor and Dr. Maria del Mar Griera Llonch. In 2015, she completed the MA Religion and Political Life of the University of Manchester. Previously, she received a Master’s Degree in Anthropology and Ethnography at the University of Barcelona (2014) and a BA in Humanities from the Pompeu Fabra University, which included an international stay at Boston College (USA). In 2013 she also did an ‘International Relations’ course at the School of African and Asian Studies- University of London.

Areas of interest

Islam and gender

Religion and political participation

Islam and public space


Coordinator of a project of AUDIR (UNESCO association for interreligious dialogue)