Renée de la Torre Castellanos She holds a PhD in Social Sciences with a specialty in Social Anthropology and has been a research professor at CIESAS, Unidad Occidente, since 1993. She is a member of the National System of Researchers (Mexico) level III and Member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences. Her different researches have as a central interest the study and understanding of contemporary religiosity, with special emphasis on the study of its transformation. Orcid: