Dr Javier Caletrío is a Research Fellow and member of the Advisory Committee of the Centre for Mobilities Research at Lancaster University. He is also Scientific Advisor to the Mobile Lives Forum (SNCF), Paris.
His research interest lies broadly in the intersection of system transitions, mobilities, environmental change and inequality, especially in the Mediterranean and Latin America.
He has conducted fieldwork in Lake District (England), Maestrazgo, Valencia and Costa Blanca (Spain), Sardinia (Italy) and Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo (Brazil).
Javier was born and educated in Valencia where he studied Economics (Planning and Development). He moved to England to study a Masters in Sociology (with Distinction) and a PhD (ESRC funded) and has been Visiting Fellow at the University of Cagliari, Italy (2012) and ESPM, Sao Paulo (2013).