How to contact us

Catalan Observatory
London School of Economics and Political Science
Clement's Inn, Tower 2, room 5.02
London WC2A 2AE


Tel.: +44 (0)207 955 6119/6058



Who's Who


Paul Preston CBE, FBA - Chair of the Catalan Observatory; Príncipe de Asturias Professor of Contemporary Spanish Studies, Director of the Canada Blanch Centre, London School of Economics. LSE Experts|

Adam Austerfield -  Director of Projects at LSE Enterprise, London School of Economics

Susana Grau -  Office Manager of the Cañada Blanch Centre and the Catalan Observatory, London School of Economics

Ana de Miguel -  External Advisor, Valencian Regional Government

Antoni Vives - Senior External Advisor, Barcelona City Hall

Senior Fellows

Sebastian Balfour - Professor Emeritus of Contemporary Spanish History, Department of Government, London School of Economics. LSE Experts|, Academic profile|

Montserrat Guibernau - Professor of Politics, School of Politics and International Relations, Queen Mary University, London. Academic profile|

Andrés Rodríguez-Pose -  Professor of Economic Geography, Department of Geography and Environment, London School of Economics. LSE Experts|, Academic profile|

Manuel Cienfuegos - Professor of International and European Law, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain

Joan-Pau Rubiés - Research Professor of Humanities, ICREA, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain


Jordi Blanes Vidal - Lecturer in Management, Managerial Economics and Strategy Group, Department of Management, London School of Economics. LSE Experts| 

Joan Costa Font - Senior Lecturer in Political Economy, Department of Social Policy, European Institute, London School of Economics. LSE Experts| 

Casilda Güell - Lecturer in Political Science, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, Barcelona   

Claire Colomb - Senior Lecturer in Urban Sociology and European Spatial Planning, Barlett School of Planning, University College London. Academic profile|

Josep Maria García Fuentes - Lecturer in Architecture, School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape, Newcastle University

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