Staff

Staff

The institute consists of the criminological unit, focusing on research of criminality, the Criminal Justice unit specializing in the research of judicial conditions, legislation and the interraction between law and the society, and the Criminal Sanctions unit, which provides research on punishment and the sanctions system.

Director of the Institute

Tapio Lappi-Seppälä, Professor

Janne Kivivuori, Professor
Antti Latvala, Associate Professor

Mikko Aaltonen, Research Director
Jaakko Airaksinen, Postdoctoral Researcher
Markus Kaakinen, Postdoctoral Researcher
Ilari Kolttola, Planning Officer
Sophie Litvak, Doctoral Student
Matti Näsi, University Lecturer
Anna Raeste, Project Planner
Karoliina Suonpää, Doctoral Student
Mika Sutela, Postdoctoral Researcher
Maiju Tanskanen, Doctoral Student
Teemu Vauhkonen, Doctoral Student
Janne Vepsäläinen, Project Planner
Emma Villman, Doctoral Student
Suvi Virtanen, Doctoral Student

Katri Kärkkäinen, Research Assistant

Kati Rantala, Research Director
Riikka Koulu, Assistant Professor

Noora Alasuutari, Doctoral Student
Kaijus Ervasti, University Researcher
Lotta Hautamäki, Postdoctoral Researcher
Aino Jauhiainen, Doctoral Student
Inka Järvikangas, Project Planner
Karoliina Majamaa, University Researcher
Kati Nieminen, Postdoctoral Researcher
Yaira Obstbaum, Postdoctoral Researcher
Laura Sarasoja, Doctoral Student
Virve Toivonen, University Lecturer (on leave of absence)

Sanna Haarla, Research Assistant
Minni Teerikangas, Research Assistant