CV

Education

PhD in social sciences, 07. 2017, University of Lausanne

Title of dissertation:
« Giving voice before giving birth. Temporality in psychosocial counselling for pregnant women (Mettre en mots avant de mettre au monde. Modalités temporelles dans l’accompagnement psychosocial des femmes enceintes) »

PhD advisor: prof. Véronique Mottier (University of Lausanne and Jesus College, Cambridge)
Dissertation committee: prof. Irene Maffi (University of Lausanne), prof. Claudine Burton-Jeangros (University of Geneva), prof. Bruno Perreau (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA, USA)

MA in sociology of religions, 09.2010, University of Lausanne

Title of dissertation:
« Saint-Maurice, Africa. Constructions of collective identities around the African pilgrimage in Saint-Maurice, Switzerland (Saint-Maurice, Afrique. Constructions d’identités collectives autour du Pèlerinage aux Saintes et Saints d’Afrique à Saint-Maurice) ».

MA advisor: prof. Jörg Stolz (University of Lausanne)

BA in History of religions, social sciences and history, 06.2008, University of Lausanne


Positions

05.2022-10.2023

Swiss National Science Foundation Research Fellow
Postdoc Mobility Grant for research project « Milk wars: Gender, class and nation in contemporary parenting culture »
See project on this page / on SNSF website

Honorary Research Fellow
Thomas Coram Research Unit (Dr. Charlotte Faircloth & Dr. Rebecca O’Connell), University College London

11.2020-04.2022

Swiss National Science Foundation Research Fellow
Early.Postdoc Mobility Grant for research project « The “problem” of the vegan child: An analysis of food politics and parenting culture in Switzerland »
See project on this page / on SNSF website

Visiting scholar
Reproductive Sociology Research Group (prof. Sarah Franklin), University of Cambridge

Visiting scholar
Centre for Parenting Culture Studies (prof. Ellie Lee), University of Kent

09.2019-10.2020

Senior researcher (chercheuse FNS senior)
Centre for Gender Studies (prof. Véronique Mottier), Institute of social sciences, Université de Lausanne
Research project: « Victim narratives, ‘memory work’ and the remaking of Swiss national identity: a discourse analysis of the memorialisation of compulsory social measures and placements in Switzerland in comparative perspective », led by prof. Véronique Mottier.
See project on SNSF website / on National Research Program 76 website

01.2018 – 08.2020

Senior research fellow (adjointe scientifique)
Haute Ecole de Santé Vaud, Haute Ecole de Suisse Occidentale,
Research project: « Interprofessional collaboration in hospital settings »

02.2019 – 07.2019

Academic lecturer (chargée de cours)
Institute of social sciences, Université de Lausanne

09.2017 – 01.2018

Junior lecturer (première assistante)
Institute of social sciences, Université de Lausanne

03.2015 – 08.2017

Teaching assistant (assistante diplômée)
Institute of social sciences, Université de Lausanne

09.2013 – 02.2015

Swiss National Science Foundation Research Fellow
Doc.Mobility grant for research project « Les enjeux des politiques de la grossesse. Discours institutionnels, représentations subjectives et genre dans l’accompagnement des grossesses »
See project on SNSF website

Visiting scholar
Department of Sociology and Anthropology (prof. Laura Frader), Northeastern University

Visiting scholar
Foreign Languages and Literature (prof. Bruno Perreau), Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Visiting scholar
Anthropology Department (prof. Heather Paxson), Massachusetts Institute of Technology

10.2010 – 08.2013

Teaching assistant (assistante diplômée)
Institute of social sciences, Université de Lausanne

09.2008 – 09.2010

Research assistant (assistante étudiante)
Institute of social sciences of contemporary religions (prof. Jörg Stolz), Université de Lausanne

09.2006 – 06.2007

Visiting student
Georg-August Universität Göttingen


Grants and Awards

06.2021

11.2019

05.2014

05.2013

10.2012

09.2011

09.2006

Postdoc.Mobility grant, Swiss National Science Foundation (129’383.- CHF)

Early Postdoc.Mobility grant, Swiss National Science Foundation (151’900.- CHF)

Gender Equality grant for registration fees, University of Lausanne (775.- CHF)

Doc.Mobility scholarship, Swiss National Science Foundation (75’060.- CHF)

Gender Equality grant for interview transcriptions, University of Lausanne (3’100.- CHF)

Award for the best master thesis, Faculté de théologie et de sciences des religions, University of Lausanne

Scholarship from the Theologische Fakultät, Georg-August Universität Göttingen, Germany (€4000)