Sónia Ramalho

Academic degree: Master’s
Category: PhD students full members
Institutional subunit: NOVA FCSH
Research group: Circulation and Place-Making
Thematic line:
Research interests: Transnational families | Gender | Generation
Research contexts: Portugal | São Tomé e Príncipe
Contact: soniaramalho@fcsh.unl.pt
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Biographical note

Sónia Ramalho is a PhD candidate in Globalization Studies at Nova University, in Lisbon, and a member of the Centre for Research in Anthropology (CRIA/NOVA FCSH). She holds a master’s degree in Migration, Inter-Ethnicities and Transnationalism and a degree in Anthropology. Since 2007, she has been working on several research projects related to the gendered nature of migration, civic participation among women and their children and family dynamics in transnational context. She has focused mostly on the migratory flows from São Tomé and Príncipe.

Publications
AuthorID_filtro_tablepressYearTypePublication
Sónia Ramalhopub177*2014ArticleTROVÃO, Susana Salvaterra; RAMALHO, Sónia Cristina Caetano; DAVID, Maria Inês Pereira Torcato, 2014, "Transnational families, religious participation and gender dynamics: Filipino, Sao Tomean and Indo-Mozambican immigrant women in Lisbon, Portugal", Gender, Place and Culture, ISSN: 0966-369X, E-ISSN: 1360-0524. [online before print]
Sónia Ramalhopub177*2015ArticleTROVÃO, Susana Salvaterra; RAMALHO, Sónia Cristina Caetano; DAVID, Maria Inês Pereira Torcato, 2015, "Transnational families, religious participation and gender dynamics: Filipino, São Tomean and Indo-Mozambican immigrant women in Lisbon, Portugal", Gender, Place and Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography, 22 (3): 325-343.link
Sónia Ramalhopub177*2014ArticleTROVÃO, Susana; RAMALHO, Sónia; BATORÉU, Filomena, 2014, "Managing work and family life through religious participation: A comparative approach between Muslim, Hindu and Christian migrant women in Lisbon, Portugal", AG About Gender, 3 (6): 116-138, ISSN: 2279-5057.
Sónia Ramalhopub177*2015Paper in proceedingsTROVÃO, Susana; RAMALHO, Sónia; BATORÉU, Filomena, 2015, "Negociando trabalho e família através da participação religiosa: uma abordagem comparativa entre mulheres migrantes muçulmanas, hindus e cristãs em Lisboa», in Isabel Corrêa da Silva, Marina Pignatelli, Susana de Matos Viegas (orgs.), Livro de Atas do 1.º Congresso da Associação Internacional das Ciências Sociais e Humanas em Língua Portuguesa (XII Conlab), Lisboa, AICSHLP, pp. 5208-5223, E-ISBN: 978-989-99357-0-9.link
Sónia Ramalhopub177*2017ArticleTROVÃO, Susana; RAMALHO, Sónia; DAVID, Inês, 2017, "Mental health among Asian and African migrant working mothers: new vulnerabilities, old religious coping resources", Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 20 (2): 162-174.link
Projects

IDResearcherPositionProjTitleProject typeStatus+
pub177*Sónia RamalhoResearch scholarproj132*Transnational families from Sao Tome and Principe: gender and intergenerational dynamicsDoctoral researchOngoing+
pub177*Sónia RamalhoResearch scholarproj8*Immigrant families in dispute: "internal" agencies, media debates and political practicesNational projectConcluded+