Research Council of the University of Eastern Finland

The task of the Research Council of the University of Eastern Finland is to evaluate and develop the university's research activities and postgraduate education.  The Rector appoints the members and chairperson of Research Council and defines its tasks.

Members of the Research Council 1.3.2014-31.12.2017

Chair, Academic Rector Harri Siiskonen
Dean Markku Filppula (Vice Dean Pertti Väisänen), Philosophical Faculty
Professor Päivi Atjonen (Professor Antti Raunio), Philosophical Faculty
Dean Jukka Jurvelin (Vice Dean  Elina Oksanen), Faculty of Science and Forestry
Professor Heli Peltola (Head of Administration Arja Hirvonen), Faculty of Science and Forestry
Dean Hilkka Soininen (Vice Dean Paavo Honkakoski), Faculty of Health Sciences
Professor Asla Pitkänen (Professor Arto Urtti), Faculty of Health Sciences
Dean Sari Rissanen (Vice Dean Matti Turtiainen), Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies
Professor Päivi Eriksson (Professor Toomas Kotkas), Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies
Doctoral Student Pasi Hirvonen,  Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, (Doctoral Student Heli Mutanen, Philosophical Faculty)
Doctoral Student Doctoral Student Jonna Weisell, Faculty of Health Sciences  (Doctoral Student Aki Pajunoja, Faculty of Science and Forestry )
Secretary, Research Coordinator Anu Liikanen, University Services