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Luis Eduardo Pérez Murcia

Keywords: Conflict-induced displacement; Home; Transnational migration; Narrative research; Material Culture

Working Group(s): Working Group on Feminist Theory, Refugees and Displacement


Luis Eduardo Pérez Murcia holds a PhD in Development Studies from the Global Development Institute at the University of Manchester and is currently a research fellow at the “Ageing in a Time of Mobility” Research Group, Max-Planck-Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity. Prior to joining the Max Planck Institute, Luis Eduardo convened and taught master courses on Migration and Development and Critical Issues in Urban Inequality at GDI, where he also supervised master students. Between 2018 and 2021 Luis Eduardo held a post-doc position at the Home-Migration Nexus Project, University of Trento, where he conducted ethnographic research with transnational migrants in Spain and the UK. His research interests include home and homemaking, conflict-induced displacement, migration and mobilities, ageing and narrative research.