Aleksander Glapiak

Doctoral Researcher

  • Institution University of Eastern Finland
  • Department/faculty Law School

The early-stage doctoral researcher focused on hydrogen (and, broader, energy) regulation at the EU level

Steffi Goffart

Senior Scientist

  • Institution University of Eastern Finland
  • Department/faculty Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences

I study mitochondrial DNA maintenance (replication and repair) in mammalian cells, concentrating on the tissue-specificity of molecular mechanisms and adaptative reactions to mitogenotoxic stressors.

Jeremy Gould


  • Institution University of Helsinki
  • Department/faculty Social Sciences

Anthropologist with a specialization in long-term social change in postcolonial Africa. Recent work focuses on the interaction between law and politics in state formation. Supplementary interests in epistemic decolonization, and in the legal frameworks around extractivist economies, especially in connection with indigenous communities.

  • Institution Åbo Akademi
  • Department/faculty Institute for Human Rights

Lisa Grans holds a PhD in Public International Law from Åbo Akademi University (2018) and has published extensively on the issue of women’s rights, with a particular focus on violence against women. Her expertise also includes the prohibition of discrimination, the prohibition of torture and linguistic rights. Grans has worked practically for over 20 years with promoting the human rights of women and other disadvantaged groups in cooperation with the relevant governmental bodies in countries such as Georgia, Kosovo and Turkey, having been based in the latter two.


Prevention of honour-related violence through the lens of the right to physical and psychological integrity

Miyuru Gunathilake

PhD Student

  • Institution University of Oulu
  • Department/faculty Water, Engergy and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Technology

I am doctoral student at University of Oulu while employed at Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research. My PhD foucses on assessing the hydrologic variations in drained peatlands in Norway.

Violeta Gutiérrez Zamora

Early stage researcher

  • Institution University of Eastern Finland
  • Department/faculty Geographical and Historical Studies

My research focuses on the power relations deployed throughout conflicts and collaborations over the management, use, and conservation of forest in Mexico

Arja Haapakorpi

Adjunct Professor, University Researcher

  • Institution Tampere University
  • Department/faculty Faculty of Social Sciences

Improving teacher's in-service training in Peru 2013-2015


Improving teacher's in-service training in Peru

Osku Haapasaari

Project Worker

  • Institution University of Turku
  • Department/faculty Finland Futures Research Centre

Raija Halonen

Adjunct Professor

  • Institution University of Oulu
  • Department/faculty M3S/ITEE

Dr. Raija Halonen acts as an Adjunct Professor and University Lecturer in the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at the University of Oulu, Finland, in the Research Unit M3S. She is intested in e-Inclusion and how it can be built and supported by ICT-enabled solutions and applications. Before her academic career she worked on information systems both in the public sector and in private IT enterprises. She has contacts with health sector and several private companies. Her research topics include serious games, gamification and human approach in relation to information processing science.