Meet the people in the programme

As a student in the Master’s Programme in Geography, you benefit from the expertise of numerous inspiring scholars with solid teaching experience and broad researcher credentials.

If you have questions about the study content of the Master's programme in geography, please contact programme education coordinator Katariina Kosonen and send a mail to kumpula-student[at]helsinki.fi.

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Professors
 

Venla
Bernelius
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences

Pia
Bäcklund
Associate Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Social and economic geography, Environmental sciences

Enrico
Di Minin
Associate Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Ecology, evolutionary biology, Geosciences, Economics

Miska
Luoto
Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences, Environmental sciences, Biological sciences

Markku
Löytönen
Field of science Social and economic geography

SM
Sami
Moisio
Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Social and economic geography

PP
Petri
Pellikka
Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences, Environmental sciences, Development Studies

Janne
Soininen
Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Ecology, evolutionary biology, Geosciences, Environmental sciences

MV
Mari
Vaattovaara
Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Social and economic geography, Geosciences

 

University lecturers and teachers
 

TK
Teemu
Kemppainen
University Lecturer
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Sociology

JL
Juho
Luukkonen
University Lecturer
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Social and economic geography

Heidi
Mod
University Lecturer
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences

Petteri
Muukkonen
University Lecturer
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences, Educational sciences, Forestry, Environmental sciences

AP
Arttu
Paarlahti
University Instructor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences

Noora
Pyyry
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Social and economic geography, Geosciences

OR
Olli
Ruth
University Lecturer
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences, Environmental sciences

 

 

Researchers and postgraduates

 

JH
Janne
Heiskanen
University Researcher
Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research
Field of science Geosciences, Physical sciences

Olle
Järv
Academy Research Fellow
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Social and economic geography, Geosciences

TJ
Tino
Johansson
Research Coordinator
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences, Social and economic geography, Agronomy

MS
Mika
Siljander
University Researcher
Department of Virology
Field of science Geosciences

EW
Elias
Willberg
Doctoral Student
Department of Geosciences and Geography
Field of science Geosciences

 

 

Other people teaching in the programme

 

Maria Salonen

Anthanasios Votsis