Academic appointments
Awards: Major fellowships and awards, Selected grants and prizes
Professional service: Academic activities, Committee and administrative service


PhD in History. University of Cambridge, 2016

MPhil in Modern South Asian Studies. University of Cambridge, 2010

Master in World History. Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2008

BA in Humanities. Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2007

Academic appointments

Juan de la Cierva Fellow. Department of Humanities, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, December 2017–

Postdoctoral researcher. Department of Humanities, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, April to November 2017

ICAS:MP Postdoctoral Fellow. Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS), New Delhi, August 2016


Major fellowships and awards

CASA Fellowship (held at Brown University). Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad (CASA), 2018

Juan de la Cierva Fellowship (Juan de la Cierva-Formación). Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness, Government of Spain, 2017– (ranked 3rd of 169 evaluated candidates)

ICAS:MP Postdoctoral Fellowship (Module 5: The challenge of gender). M. S. Merian – R. Tagore International Centre of Advanced Studies: Metamorphoses of the Political (ICAS:MP), New Delhi, 2016

La Caixa Scholarship for Postgraduate Study in the UK. La Caixa Foundation, Spain, 2011–13

Selected grants and prizes

Poster Exhibition Prize. School of the Humanities and Social Sciences / Economic and Social Research Council, University of Cambridge (3rd prize), 2014

SIAS Summer Institute Fellowship (National Humanities Center, North Carolina). Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, 2014

Doctoral Exchange Studentship. Northwestern University and Institute of Historical Research, University of London, 2014

Research Grant. Smuts Memorial Fund, University of Cambridge, 2014

Prince Consort & Thirlwall Studentship. University of Cambridge, 2013

SIAS Summer Institute Fellowship (Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin). Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 2013

Members’ History Fund. Faculty of History, University of Cambridge, 2013

Holland Rose Studentship. Faculty of History, University of Cambridge, 2011

Postgraduate Research Grant. Royal Historical Society, United Kingdom, 2011

Doctoral Language Fund. Faculty of History, University of Cambridge, 2011

Academic Volunteering Grant (to teach at University of Delhi). Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2006

Professional service

Academic activities

Journal article reviewer. Revue d’histoire du XIXe siècle (2019), Revista Ayer (2019), Hispania: Revista Española de Historia (2019), Indialogs: Spanish Journal of Indian Studies (2018)

Co-convener. Seminar of the PhD in History, Jaume Vicens i Vives Institute of History (IHJVV), Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2018– (with Meritxell Ferrer and Jorge Luengo) [Program]

Co-organiser. Workshop “Gender and empire: A trans-imperial approach to gender politics and the colonial state, 1848–1945”, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 18–20 June 2018 (with Albert Garcia-Balañà and Jeanne Moisand) [Program]

Co-convener. Seminar of the Research Group on Empires, Metropolises and Extra-European Societies (GRIMSE), Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017– (with Albert Garcia-Balañà) [Programs: 2017–18 and 2018–19]

Co-organiser. Double panel “Educating Asia, awakening Asia: Education, training and knowledge from the age of empire to decolonisation”, 5th European Congress on World and Global History (ENIUGH), Central European University, Budapest, 31 Aug.–3 Sept. 2017 (with Stefan Hübner) [Program]

Co-organiser. Workshop “The body in colonial India”, University of Kassel, Germany, 8–9 June 2017 (with Julia Hauser) [Program]

Co-founder and co-convener. South Asia Film Club. Centre of South Asian Studies, University of Cambridge, 2013 (with Laurence Gautier)

Co-organiser. Symposium “Slavery, empire and abolition: The case of Spain understood from a comparative perspective”, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 4–5 June 2009 (with Stephen Jacobson)

Committee and administrative service

Tutor. European University Institute (EUI) Max Weber Teaching Practice Week, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, May 2018 and May 2019

Member. Faculty of Humanities Board, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017–

Coordinator (History area). Spanish Association for Interdisciplinary India Studies (AEEII), 2017–

President. Middle Combination Room (MCR), Downing College, University of Cambridge, 2013

Equal Opportunities Officer. Middle Combination Room (MCR), Downing College, University of Cambridge, 2012