Jorge Sequera holds a PhD in Sociology obtained from Complutense University of Madrid. He was enrolled as an FCT postdoctoral research fellow at the Interdisciplinary Centre of Social Sciences, New University of Lisbon (2016-2018). Currently, he is Assistant Professor and Researcher at University of Valladolid (Spain). Jorge Sequera was awarded with the 1st World Social Science Fellow in Sustainable Urbanization (International Social Science Council, UNESCO) and is co-founder of the association on cultural and urban intervention “Oficina de Urbanismo Social” in Madrid. Jorge Sequera’s research focuses on key phenomena of urban transformation, such as lifestyles, social class, residential segregation, social exclusion, control society and biopolitics, gentrification, touristification, urban social movements and social protest.