Research Staff

 

Professors and assistant/associate professors
PS
Per Erik
Saris
Professor
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology, Food Science, Nano-technology, Medical biotechnology
Kaarina
Sivonen
Professor
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology

Professor in microbiology (environmental microbiology); Head of the Department of Microbiology

Marko
Virta
Professor
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology, Environmental sciences, Other agricultural sciences


 

Researchers
Tero
Ahola
University Lecturer
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology, Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
Tatiana
Demina
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology


Eeva Liisa
Eronen-Rasimus
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology


DF
David
Fewer
University Researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology
KH
Kaisa
Haukka
University Researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology
KH
Kristiina
Hilden
University Lecturer
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology


JH
Jenni
Hultman
Academy Research Fellow
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology, Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology


AK
Antti
Karkman
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology, Ecology, evolutionary biology
Pauliina
Lankinen
University Lecturer
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology, Environmental biotechnology
Taina
Lundell
University Lecturer
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology, Agricultural biotechnology, Environmental sciences

My position at the University of Helsinki is University lecturer in microbiology, teaching in the Master's Programme in Microbiology and Biotechnology as well as in several Bachelor's Programmes at the Viikki Campus. At research level, I am an active supervisor for Doctoral students of the YEB doctoral school MBDP programme, group leader, and member of the Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science HELSUS. More information on my research group Fungco, its projects and people, and our studies on fungi and forest microbes are found on the web page and TUHAT research portal. https://www.helsinki.fi/en/researchgroups/fungal-co-life-omics-and-ecoph... https://researchportal.helsinki.fi/en/persons/taina-lundell

SM
Sari
Mattila
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology, Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
Johanna
Muurinen
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Environmental sciences


MM
Miia
Mäkelä
Academy Research Fellow
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology
Kristiina
Mäkinen
University Lecturer
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology

University lecturer; Principal Investigator

Maija
Pollari
University Researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology


RS
Reza
Sadeghi
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Biomedicine
Shreya
Saha
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, Microbiology and virology


Igor
Stelmach Pessi
Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology, Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, Ecology, evolutionary biology


Timo
Takala
University Researcher
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology


Sari
Timonen
University Lecturer
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology

Pages

 

Doctoral Students
MA
Muhammad Nouman
Ahmed
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology


SA
Sila
Arsin
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology


PD
Pinky
Dutta
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology
Victor
Gonzalez Ramos
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology

Doctoral Student of the MBDP in the Department of Microbiology

LH
Lassi
Heinilä
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology
LH
Laura
Häkkinen
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Biomedicine
MM
Melina
Markkanen
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology


VP
Veera
Partanen
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology
KP
Katariina
Pärnänen
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology


RV
Rafael
Vicentini Popin
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology, Computer and information sciences, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
Julia
Österholm
Doctoral Student
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology, Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology

 

Laboratory and Technical Staff
Susanna
Holopainen
Research Technician
Department of Microbiology


AH
Anh Vy
Huynh
Technical Assistant
Department of Microbiology
MK
Mika
Kalsi
Research Technician
Department of Microbiology
MK
Matilda
Kattilakoski
Research Assistant
Department of Microbiology
HM
Heli
Marttila
Research Assistant
Department of Microbiology
Pekka
Oivanen
Laboratory Coordinator
Department of Microbiology
Field of science Microbiology and virology

Coordination of Microbiology department's technical staf, facilities, equipment and HAMBI - microbial resource centre.

AP
Aku
Pakarinen
Technical Assistant
Department of Microbiology
LS
Lyudmila
Saari
Research Technician
Department of Microbiology
MW
Matti
Wahlsten
Research Technician
Department of Microbiology