Academic personnel

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Faculty of Law contact information

Professors
Antti
Aine
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Sports law

VA
Vesa
Annola
Professor
Faculty of Law
Ellen
Eftestøl
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Civil and commercial law

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Dan
Frände
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Marjaana
Helminen
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Professor of Comparative Tax Law

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Mika
Hemmo
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


Jaakko
Husa
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I do reseach and teach in the following fields: comparative law, law and globalisation, comparative legal linguistics, and constitutional studies.

Timo
Kaisanlahti
Professor of Practice
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Tieteenalat: Tilinpäätösoikeus, oikeustaloustiede

Jukka
Kekkonen
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Tieteenalat: oikeushistoria, roomalainen oikeus, vertaileva historian- ja yhteiskuntatutkimus

Jan
Klabbers
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

tieteenalat: kansainvälinen oikeus

Kai
Kokko
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Päivi
Korpisaari
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Toomas Kaarel
Kotkas

My research focuses on social law. I teach administrative law and administrative procedural law.

Tuomas
Lehtinen
Professor of Practice
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Professor of Practice (advocacy)

Päivi
Leino-Sandberg
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Pia
Letto-Vanamo
Research Director
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Susanna
Lindroos-Hovinheimo
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Other social sciences
Tuula
Linna
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Ulla
Liukkunen
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Sakari
Melander
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Varadekaani (opetusasiat); tutkimusalat: rikosoikeus.

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Assistant professors and associate professors
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Dorothee
Cambou
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Dorota
Gozdecka
Associate Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I am an Associate Professor working at the Faculty of Law and with the INEQ initiative. My research focuses on the issues of exclusion of different legal subjects through law and its interpretation. My main research areas are legal theory, human rights law, feminist theory and law and the humanities.

Heikki
Marjosola
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Heikki Marjosola LL.D., B.Soc.Sc. is Assistant Professor of Financial Law, University of Helsinki. His current research interests relate to digital finance and financial innovation, EU securities law and regulatory governance of the EU financial markets. Heikki’s key areas of expertise include financial law and regulation, financial markets, securities law, company law, and EU law. Previously, he held a position of assistant professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science for two years. Before his academic career, Heikki worked as a capital markets and M&A lawyer in a Helsinki-based law firm. He regularly acts as an independent advisor in matters relating to banking and finance as well as EU law

Jari
Murto
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

University lecturers
Anette
Alen-Savikko
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Media and communications, Other social sciences

viestintä- ja informaatio-oikeus, teknologiaoikeus, immateriaalioikeus

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Paolo
Amorosa
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Dan
Helenius
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Heidi
Lindfors
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

tieteenalat: insolvenssioikeus, prosessioikeus

Tapani
Lohi
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Riku Jonni Petteri
Neuvonen
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Media and communications


Liisa
Nieminen
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

tieteenalat: lääkintä- ja bio-oikeus, valtiosääntöoikeus, eurooppaoikeus, oikeus ja sukupuoli, perus- ja ihmisoikeudet

Jaana
Norio
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

insurance law, consumer law

Hannele
Tolonen
University Lecturer
Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies
Field of science Law


MV
Marianne
Vasara-Aaltonen
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Kristiina
Äimä
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Post-doctoral researchers
EA
Enni
Ala-Mikkula
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Shakila
Bu-Pasha
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


Alexander
Gurkov
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


Maarten
Hillebrandt
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Political science

Maarten Hillebrandt is postdoctoral researcher at the Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights where he is involved in a research project on the transparency of EU decision making. He specializes in EU institutional law and politics, and has published on government transparency policy and theory in and beyond the EU. He has previously held positions at the Faculty of Sociology, Bielefeld University, and the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance (ACELG), University of Amsterdam. In addition, he has been a visiting fellow at the Research Centre for the Analysis of Governance and Public Policy in Europe (LAGAPE), University of Lausanne, and the Centre for European Research (CERGU), Gothenburg University. In 2017, he defended a dissertation on the historical development of the access to documents policy of the Council of the EU at the University of Amsterdam. This dissertation was subsequently awarded the annual Van Poelje Prize for the best dissertation in the field of public administration in the Netherlands and Flanders. Maarten's research interests include the policy and politics of information, transparency theory, EU institutional politics, socio-legal research, and informality. In the Academy of Finland-funded research project Transparency in the EU - From Reaction to Manifesto (TrUE, 2017-2021), Maarten focusses on the transparency policy of the Council of the EU and the institutional and social environment in which it comes about.

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Kristiina
Koivukari
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Heli
Korkka-Knuts
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I work as a Research Fellow at Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science (HELSUS) and the Faculty of Law. I research criminal law, with a specific focus on corporate criminal law and corporate sustainability.

Visa Anton Julius
Kurki
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I work as an Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Fellow at the Law Faculty. I research and teach especially legal theory and philosophy as well as animal law. I teach in Finnish, Swedish and English.

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Shu
Li
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
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Fernando
Losada Fraga
Academy Research Fellow
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Sebastian
Machado Ramirez
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Juli
Mansnérus
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Post-Doctoral Researcher in Medical and Biolaw. I teach in fields of Medical and Biolaw, Intellectual Property Law, Consumer Law as well as European Law.

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Beata
Mäihäniemi
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Tiina
Paloniitty
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Postdoctoral Fellow at HELSUS, Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science and at Faculty of Law.

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Olli
Pitkänen
University Researcher
Faculty of Law


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Beatrice
Schutte
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Postdoctoral researcher on the project ‘Damages liability for AI-related harm, a European perspective’

Ukri
Soirila
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Milka
Sormunen
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


JT
Jaakko Olavi
Taipale
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Sociology
Antti
Talonen
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


Pratyush
Upreti
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


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Doctoral students
JA
Julia
Ahlfors
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
DB
Dennis
Brouwer
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
KF
Kamrul
Faisal
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


MG
Maximilian
Granroth
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
JH
Jenni Maria
Hakkarainen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Miikka
Hiltunen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Toimin oikeustieteellisen tiedekunnan julkisoikeuden tutkimusavustajana.

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Maximilian
Huemer
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
TK
Tuulia
Karjalainen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Tero Tuomas
Kivinen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


TK
Tone
Knapstad
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
LK
Laura
Kontiainen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Veera
Koponen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I am writing my doctoral dissertation in the research project Animals under a Welfarist Regime: Theory and General Principles of Animal Law.

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Mikko
Laapas
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Anna
Lumijärvi
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Teemu
Matikainen
Doctoral Student
Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies
Field of science Law


PM
Parvathi
Menon
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
KM
Ketino
Minashvili
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
MM
Marlon
Moilanen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
JM
Janne
Myllymäki
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
OP
Outi Riikka
Penttilä
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

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