Joana Maria Pujadas-Mora

Dr. Joana Maria Pujadas-Mora, Researcher at the Department of Geography, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Center for Demographic Studies.

  • M.A in History (University of the Balearic Islands) in 2005 with a dissertation on Cholera epidemics in the city of Palma: Local management (19th Century). Moreover, she holds a Ph.D. in History from the University of the Balearic Islands and Spanish Scientific Research Council (CSIC) in 2009, with a thesis on Infant and Child mortality in the City of Palma, Mallorca 1838-1960. She completed specialization courses at the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (University of Michigan, United States) and at the International Max Planck Research School for Demography (Rostock, Germany – Lund, Sweden), where she has been a visiting researcher.
  • Currently she is member of the research team and coordinator of the Advanced Grant Project Five Centuries of Marriages funded by the European Research Council and of the I+D+I (Research, Development and Innovation) project Marriage and Social Position in the Barcelona Area, 1451 – 1905: Database Creation and Socio-Demographic Analysis, both headed by Professor Anna Cabré.
  • She has supervised five master theses and she is now directing four PhD.