Meet the people in the programme

As a student in the Master’s Programme in Agricultural Sciences, you benefit from the expertise of numerous inspiring scholars with solid teaching experience and broad researcher credentials. If you have questions related to the structure or content of the AGRI programme, please contact one of the AGRI supervising PSP teachers. Here are the contact information of the AGRI supervising PSP teachers according to the AGRI study tracks and modules.

If you have questions related to the application process, admission requirements, scholarships or application enclosures, please contact the Admission Services for guidance and support. To keep updated with the latest admission information and dates for the international degree programmes at the University of Helsinki, subscribe to the Admissions Newsletter.

If you have questions related to the research topics and research groups of the AGRI programme, please contact the AGRI principal investigators. Here are the contact information of the AGRI PIs:

Programme Director

PP
Pauliina
Palonen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

Steering Board

Paula
Elomaa
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Plant biology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Agricultural biotechnology

AL
Antti
Lajunen
Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Mechanical engineering

AS
Asko
Simojoki
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Environmental sciences

Fred
Stoddard
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Agricultural biotechnology, Food Science, Other agricultural sciences

Pekka
Uimari
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science, Agronomy

AV
Aila
Vanhatalo
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

Student representatives:

  • Andrei-Ionut Girz

  • Juho Komulainen

  • Pauliina Vuorio

Professors and Lecturers

Laura
Alakukku
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences

Mv
Maria
von Cräutlein
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

JE
Johan
Ekroos
Associate Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences

Kari
Elo
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science, Agricultural biotechnology

Paula
Elomaa
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Plant biology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Agricultural biotechnology

SG
Szabolcs
Galambosi
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Physical sciences

AH
Anni
Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science, Agronomy

IH
Ian
Hardy
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Other agricultural sciences, Ecology, evolutionary biology

JH
Juha
Helenius
Professor
Mikkeli
Field of science Agronomy

IH
Iryna
Herzon
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Ecology, evolutionary biology, Sociology, Others

TH
Timo
Hytönen
Associate Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agricultural biotechnology, Plant biology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Ecology, evolutionary biology

Jarmo
Juga
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

Sanna
Kanerva
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Environmental sciences

Saijaliisa
Kangasjärvi
Associate Professor
Organismal and Evolutionary Biology Research Programme
Field of science Plant biology, Agricultural biotechnology

JK
Johanna
Kolehmainen
University Instructor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

Tuomo
Kokkonen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

HK
Helena
Korpelainen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Plant biology

PK
Peter
Krawczel
Associate Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

KK
Kaisa
Kuoppala
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

Hanna-Riitta
Kymäläinen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

AL
Antti
Lajunen
Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Mechanical engineering

LL
Leena
Linden
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Other agricultural sciences

KM
Katja
Martikainen
University Instructor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

EM
Eeva
Marttinen
University Instructor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

Pirjo
Mäkelä
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Agricultural biotechnology, Other agricultural sciences

PP
Pauliina
Palonen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

Mari
Pihlatie
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Forestry, Environmental sciences, Physical sciences

Minna
Rajamäki
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology

Heli
Simojoki
Associate Professor
Production Animal Medicine
Field of science Veterinary science

AS
Asko
Simojoki
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Environmental sciences

Fred
Stoddard
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Agricultural biotechnology, Food Science, Other agricultural sciences

Priit
Tammeorg
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

Teemu
Teeri
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Agricultural biotechnology, Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology

HT
Hanna
Tuomisto
Associate Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Environmental sciences

JV
Jarmo
Valaja
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

JV
Jari
Valkonen
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Other agricultural sciences, Agricultural biotechnology

AV
Aila
Vanhatalo
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

Salla
Venäläinen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Environmental sciences, Agronomy