Miren Iosune Fernández Centeno

Former Member of the Consolidated Research Group

Miren Iosune Fernández Centeno holds a BA degree in Social and Cultural Anthropology from the University of the Basque Country/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea (UPV/EHU, 2016). In 2018 she obtained her MA in Social Anthropology at the same university. She is currently working on her doctoral thesis in the Department of Philosophy of Values and Social Anthropology at the University of the Basque Country, within the PhD program in Feminist and Gender Studies. She has been the recipient of a pre-doctoral scholarship awarded by the FPI-Research Staff Training Program of the Basque Government. She is part of the Research Group “Social change, precariousness and identity in contemporary society” and of the Basque Association of Anthropology Ankulegi. Her research interests revolve around the processes and practices of bonding in transnational adoption families, infant-adolescence, parentality, identity and agency; she studies these topics from a gender perspective.